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Question Regarding Inbound Links
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edamer




msg:4194005
 12:49 pm on Aug 30, 2010 (gmt 0)

Does anybody know how to find out if a domainís already linkiní to a specific website?

Thank you for your help.

 

gn_wendy




msg:4194020
 2:11 pm on Aug 30, 2010 (gmt 0)

use a link-exploration software, like Xenu

crawl the website (5-6 levels will usually suffice)
set the software to ignore all the links except the domain you are interested in (for faster execution)

hit play.

alternatively - if you know what the anchor text is for the link you could use the inanchor:- operator to find/look for the link. Is usually faster, but not as accurate as crawling the website.

ErnestHemingway




msg:4194234
 11:59 pm on Aug 30, 2010 (gmt 0)

Xenu is your best bet to crawl and find all the out-going links and then you can put it up in some excel sheet and perform searches.

benacheson




msg:4197066
 9:11 am on Sep 6, 2010 (gmt 0)

A google query can be used to return websites linking to yours:

[google.co.uk...]
(change 'yourdomain.com' to your domain)

You can also set up a Google alert for the same query:
link:yourdomain.com

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