If I am not wrong then Google Disavow tool is one of the most talk topic today the reasons are- it is the most useful tools for webmasters, bloggers, entrepreneurs. But the main important reason- it will help you to not to get harm from Google Penguin and Panda penalty.
It is use to disavow links- those links are counted by search engines from other websites or blogs or forums etc.
But remember, if you will not use it correctly then you may loose ranking of your blog pages on search engines, which is really going to effect your online business, so be carefully before using it, I will even share with you my experience after using Google disavow tool on my blog.
Well, I will discuss with you here only two things: how you can use disavow tool? And another one is a case study, effect after using Google disavow tool on my blog.
So, let’s start with the first topic,
How You can Use Disavow Tool: The definite guide-Okay then let me tell you the format for this, you can use disavow tool for entire domain name as well as for a single page or blog post, it is in your hand, but generally people use disavow tool to disavow entire domain.
First make sure that any domain name is giving link to your blog or website unnaturally: you can do it by just checking
Till now I hope you come to know something about Google Disavow Tool and its used, in the next points I am going to answers all questions regarding Google Disavow Tool.
Google Disavow Tool Link/URL:Google Disavow Tool is having unique URL, don’t worry I will tell you with an screen shot, here is the URL of Google disavow Tool- https://www.google.com/webmasters/tools/disavow-links-main
After you will go to this URL you will see like this, I mean the screen shot is given below-
|Google Disavow Tool Guide|
You will see there my blog name, if you have multiple blogs then probably you can not see the blog name for which blog you want to use this tool, there then you need to just click on the blog name show then you will see your all blogs you have added to Google Webmaster Tools.
Okay, after choosing a blog, now need to move forward that is click on "Disavow Links", then you will be redirect to new page that page will have written important information about Google Disavow Tool.
Well, I have show you below the same information-
"This is an advanced feature and should only be used with caution. If used incorrectly, this feature can potentially harm your site's performance in Google's search results. We recommend that you only disavow backlinks if you believe that there are a considerable number of spammy, artificial, or low-quality links pointing to your site, and if you are confident that the links are causing issues for you"
Now again click on Disavow Tool, then again you will see a pop up page, that page screen shot is given below-
|Google Disavow Tool Final Step|
Google Disavow Tool (File Format):There is a file format, which format is supported? .txt format, well may be you are thinking how you are going to get .txt file format, I mean may be you are thinking, what kind of file you need to create for this blah, blah blah…..
Lots of questions? Right.
Here, I am going to tell you the way to do it.
Actually, you need to decide either you are going to disavow inbound links from entire domain or from a single page.
Then you need write, on your notepad like below you can see, actually it’s a format for this, because a
notepad file format itself a .txt
Okay the example is here-(If you want to ignore entire domain)
#Article Spam (Ignoring the entire domain)
If you want to ignore from few page then the script would be like this-
#Blog Page Spam (Ignoring the offending Pages)
After creating this file you need to save the file then Submit.
That's it you did it.
Now probably you have many more questions, I know definitely you have, well I have answered almost for all questions, If I missed answer to any question you have then ask me through comment.
Google Disavow Tool How Long Will Take:Again the big question may be arising in your mind, actually there is no certain limit for this, but personally I experienced its about one month.
But may be in your case it could be earlier or later.
Google Disavow Tool Case Study:Actually couple of months ago, I found a domain name is referring abandon links to my blog, well I came to know about it from Google Webmaster Tools, I knew it is harmful for my blog, that’s why I have decided to
use Google Disavow tool.
You cannot believe this, I loose my whole visitors, in which blog I was getting around 3000 page views now its only 300 to 400 page views per day.
I just don’t understand this.
But later, I realize I should contact the domain name owner for this, then it did not happen with me, I know I can recover my blog traffic back, may be it will take time.
Does Google Disavow Tool Works:I know many newbies think like this, this is work or not.
But I think its work!
Because it works for me that's why I am telling you that this tool works.
Google Disavow Tool Success:See, Google disavow tool is really needed for internet world, but still you need to think twice, check twice everything, consult with experienced person.
I mean, first think you need to use this tool.
If you cannot find any strong reason then don’t use it, if you are not sure then consult with specialist at least those already use this tool.
Then go for it.
Definitely you can get success, if you will use this tool properly, but wrong use of this tool can effect search engine visibility of your blog, which is really dangerous for any online business.
I hope you are getting me.
Every tool having something good part as well as something bad part, but you can use the tool for good cause, I mean if you will use the tool for better web presence then probably you are going to earn lots of trust, lots of traffic and of course you will make lot of money.
Google disavow tool is like this only, it is up to you, I mean how you are going to use it.
Is there anything else you would like to add about Google Disavow Tool?