Google Disavow Links FAQ
As a rule, do you disavow all links from sites that are not indexed by Google?
In short, yes - Disavow Non-Indexed sites as well. Especially when Google has deindexed a site, this is an indicator a Penalty one one hand, and also no link power for you. We therefore recommend to disavow them and also run Link Detox Boost on them, as…
Q: Is disavowing links enough? Some link removal and link deletion tool claim that it is required to remove links.
No. Link removal is not required to get a Google penalty lifted. As Google officially stated here , links that you cannot get rid of should simply be disavowed. This is the case for many Web 2.0-Links, Article Directory Spam, Link Directory Spam and of…
What if the link I disavowed is still on the linking page? Does it make a difference how quick google revisits the page/poor link if the link is still there?
Ideally we want the potentially bad link gone, but practically that can be difficult. Please make sure you have uploaded the disavow file to Google Search Console, got confirmation and waited at least 48 hours before starting Boost.
When does Google take the disavowed links into account?
Unfortunately nobody knows exactly when Google takes the disavowed links into account. It can take several weeks or even months. But we have also built the Boost tool that you can use to speed up the process of Google crawling your disavowed links.