[thelist] can you find out who links to your site?

Krystian - Sunlust sunlust at gmail.com
Wed May 14 14:02:34 CDT 2008

Definetly the second way, it distinguishes every page from which a
website linked to you.
For one website I checked with link:www.example.com I got 8 links,
when I checked with webmaster tools I got 274 links.


On 5/14/08, misterhaan <misterhaan at track7.org> wrote:
> Nan Harbison wrote:
>> A client of mine wants to know if you can get/buy a list of sites that
>> link
>> to your site, maybe from Google or something?
> two google options come to mind, neither of which are likely exactly
> what you had in mind:
> 1.  search google for link:www.example.com (note this will also include
> internal links, meaning links from www.example.com to www.example.com)
> 2.  sign up for google webmaster tools
> http://www.google.com/webmasters/tools/ and go to "pages with external
> links" under "links" -- this one won't include internal links, but
> separates it out by which url on your site is being linked to.
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Krystian - Sunlust
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