Gather all available link sources

Check if Google Search Console (GSC) - Google Webmaster Tools is connected

Check if Google Search Console (GSC) - Google Webmaster Tools is connected

Please check if your Google Search Console account is connected correctly with LinkResearchTools: https://www.linkresearchtools.com/toolkit/webmaster_tools.php

You will see a "connected with LinkResearchTools" field next to the domain.

If you want to get more information about the advantaged of the Google Search Console integration then please download our whitepaper.

Upload all available data

Upload all available data

If you wish to receive a highly accurate and efficient report, we recommend you to gather all backlink source files that you have available and upload them to the report. Those backlink sources files can also be from Google Search Console (Google Webmaster Tools), Majestic Historic Dumps or even your old link building reports you received from five years ago. We suggest giving them meaningful names.

Please make sure that you upload the file in the right format. We support the formats:

for custom backlink files: .GZ, .ZIP und .CSV.

for disavow backlinks files: . CSV und .TXT

If you are unsure how to download your linking pages from the Google Search Console, you can read some information here.

If you wish to download a disavow file from the Google Search Console, you can read an instruction right here.

 

Correct format of a custom backlink file

Correct format of a custom backlink file

How to download Your Own Backlink List from Google Webmaster Tools

To upload all the additional files from Google Search Console (Google Webmaster Tools) you need to download the right Format. To do so, please follow the instructions below.
 
Go to https://www.google.com/webmasters/tools and Sign Into your GSC account.
  1. Click “Search Traffic” tab
How to download Your Own Backlink List from Google Webmaster Tools

2. Then go to “Links to Your Site”  and

3. click “More”

4. Click “Download more sample links” and

5. “Download latest links” 

6. Choose download format (CSV or Google Docs) and you are good to go.