The Account Settings
section of Rank Ranger is your hub for managing everything from login details to localization and preferences (global account settings), logos, custom domain, packages, API keys, Apps, third-party authorized connections, sub-users, billing details and even your blogger profile if you're a guest author on the Rank Ranger blog.
Account Owner, Activity & Usage
View account user name, full name of account owner, account email address, email confirmation*, sign-in activity and usage vs. account capacity (number of campaigns, keywords, managed links, users and scheduled PDF reports).
*The Email Confirmed
field must indicate "Yes" in order for you to receive important messages from us regarding platform maintenance & updates and new features.
Hover over the person icon in the upper right and select Account Overview
The account owner, and users assigned with Account Settings permissions, can change the account email address and/or password
on the Login Details screen. Click the person icon in the upper right of the screen and select Change Login
If you are not logged in and forget your password, refer to our Password Recovery
Grant access and permissions to multiple account sub-users (e.g., co-workers, employees and contractors) for a variety of functions in your Rank Ranger account. Refer to our Manage Users
documentation for permissions options and instructions.
If you have an Enterprise package with the Activity Log feature enabled, then you will also find a My Account menu item for your account Activity Log, detailing user login times and additions/deletions of keywords, search engines and/or campaigns. The Activities Log can be filtered by user and activity type, and also exported by clicking the CSV download button.
Example of Activities Log CSV Export file
System messages notify users of updates to our software, including new reports, graphs, tools and features. They can be accessed by clicking the bell in the upper right toolbar, or by accessing Account Settings (requires user permissions). Functions:
- View All opens the full System Messages screen
- Screen icon launches a screenshot of the new report or graph
- Learn more opens a new tab with either documentation or a more detailed article about the item
- View takes you to the report, graph or feature screen in the user interface
- Dismiss marks the item as read
Customization: Account Logos
Configure global account default settings including user interface color scheme, language, date format, number of table rows to display, and format for non-ranking keyword data in the Account Localization & Preferences
You can use your own custom domain instead of our domain for your client dashboards. Refer to our Custom Domain
documentation for instructions.
Rank Ranger supports multiple packages in one account to make it easy for you to scale up as your business grows. You can add new packages
to your account whenever you choose - simply select a package from the list or scroll down the screen and request a custom package. For more information regarding packages, campaigns and profiles please refer to Account Hierarchy Explained.
Build Your Own Scalable Package
If you want to upgrade to a larger package or combine 2 or more packages into one, please complete the form at the bottom of the Add New Package screen and click the Request Price button.
Keep your account contact information up-to-date on this screen located in the My Account > Billing section.
Paid Invoice history and details are available for viewing via this screen. Additional instructions are available in our View Invoices
API & Connected Applications
If your Rank Ranger account has API access
, you can generate API keys on the API & Connected Applications screen. You can also add connections for the Android & Apple Rank Tracker Mobile Apps, and the Link Tracker Chrome Extension on this screen.
Rank Tracker API
Instructions on how to obtain and use an API Key can be reviewed in our API Overview
Each time a new mobile device is connected to your account via our mobile app, a key is generated automatically. You can revoke access for any device on this screen. More information is available in our Google Play Store Android App
and Rank Tracker App for iPhone & iPad
Link Tracker Chrome Extension
You can generate or delete keys for multiple users of our Link Tracker Chrome Extension on this screen. Instructions on how to obtain and use this app can be found in our Link Tracker Chrome Extension
Account level connections to a wide variety of data sources including Google Analytics, Search Console, YouTube, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and more, can be made from this screen. Once the connection is confirmed, follow the instructions in our documentation
for completing the integration.
Blogger Profile Information
If you're a full-time professional blogger or an SEO expert with something important to share with our audience, you can create a blogger profile and submit an article for publication in the Rank Ranger blog. Review our Guest Post Blog Guidelines
and create your blogger profile on this screen (all fields including an 80 x80 pixel bio photo must be completed prior to publication, with the exception of the links section at the bottom). Your profile will be reviewed by an editor and Bio URL created after we have received and approved your first article.