What types of links are collected and how can they be filtered?

Links to a domain can take various forms. For our link database we capture many different types. Our filtering system also allows you to view only certain types of link.

The most common form of link is the text link which usually includes anchor text. We also capture other types of links. Here’s a list of the different types of links that we capture.

  • Text
  • Image
  • Text and Image
  • 301 redirect
  • 302 redirect
  • Canonical tag
  • Meta refresh

Filtering link types in the link module.

Within the link module, select the “Links” subsection. Go to the top of the page and select the green “Filter Now” button. On the right hand menu select Linktypes and you’ll be presented with the link types filter. Select the filter you require and view the results.