Disavowing Links

How to disavow links to remove or prevent Google penalties

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17 articles in this collection
Written by Alan Park and Narine Barseghyan

We are getting random, spammy backlinks - should we be concerned?

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Written by Alan Park
Updated over a week ago

What exactly does "disavow" mean?

Is it the same thing as asking a site to remove a link? How about deleting a link?
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Written by Alan Park
Updated over a week ago

How can I undisavow a link?

This is an article about how to undo disavow, remove disavow from your links, or remove a link from your disavowed list
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Written by Narine Barseghyan
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Before I disavow a link, should I try to have them removed or deleted first?

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Written by Alan Park
Updated over a week ago

My disavow file has fewer domains and URLs than expected - why?

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Written by Alan Park
Updated over a week ago

How can I manually add a spammy website to Monitor Backlinks in order to disavow?

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Written by Alan Park
Updated this week

How does uploading a disavow file work? Does it affect the disavowed URLs/domains that are already in Monitor Backlinks?

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Written by Alan Park
Updated over a week ago

How can I get a log of the disavowed URLs/domains?

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Written by Alan Park
Updated over a week ago

I submitted a disavow file to Google and I now want to see if there are changes to my site rankings and traffic.

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Written by Alan Park
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When I disavow in Monitor Backlinks, do I need to take any additional steps to make Google ignore / exclude the disavowed links?

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Written by Alan Park
Updated over a week ago

What's the difference between deleting and disavowing backlinks? When should I delete backlinks from Monitor Backlinks?

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Written by Alan Park
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How do I identify my bad backlinks?

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Written by Alan Park
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Can I remove some of the disavow rules that I previously set up?

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Written by Alan Park
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When disavowing bad backlinks, do I want to disavow the domain or the URL?

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Written by Alan Park
Updated over a week ago

How often should I disavow?

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Written by Alan Park
Updated over a week ago

If there is a low quality, spammy link, but it is NOFOLLOW, does it still need to be disavowed?

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Written by Alan Park
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How do I disavow backlinks using Monitor Backlinks?

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Written by Alan Park
Updated this week