This page will help you with the reports of the LinkResearchTools. You can look up the contents of each package and how to interpret each value.
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- Link Check
- Link Status
- Basic SEO Stats
- Trust & Power
- Ranking Keywords Metrics (SEMrush)
- Link Velocity and Link Velocity Trends (Superhero/Enterprise only)
- Visibility Indexes
- Link Ratio Metrics
- Domain Registration Details
- Domain Expiry & Registrar Details
- Legacy Link Metrics
- Google Indexation
- Title Rank Metric (Superhero/Enterprise only)
- Link Source Country & City
- Authority Backlinks
- Traffic Indicators
- Authority Metrics
- Advanced Link Counts
- Onpage-Linking Analysis Package
- Dmoz and Wiki Links
- Basic Social Votes (Superhero/Enterprise only)
- Advanced Social Votes (Superhero/Enterprise only)
- Wins (QDC / CKA)
|Linktext||The Linktext is the visible, clickable text in a hyperlink.|
|Link Status||Declares the status of a link (e.g.: Follow, NoFollow, canonical, mention…)|
|LinkType||Declares the type of a link (e.g.: text, image, canonical, mention…)|
|LinkPos||Evaluates the link position based on the number of links of the page|
|LinkPosPct||Evaluates the relative link position based on the number of links of the page|
|LinkLoc||Declares the location of a link (e.g.: header, footer, content, comment…)|
|Google Author ID||This metric shows you the percentage of how many found links are linked with Google Author profiles|
|FOLLOW||A FOLLOW link is indexed and will influence the target’s ranking|
|NOFOLLOW||A NOFOLLOW link won’t influence the target’s ranking|
|MENTION||Somebody mentioned the URL but hasn’t linked it|
|CANONICAL||The URL has been identified as original source by a site with duplicate content|
|[LinkNotFound]||No link was found on the relevant page|
|n/a||Our crawlers couldn’t find a link because the URL might be a binary file (e.g. PDF, DOC etc.)|
|Our crawlers couldn’t verify the relevant page/URL|
Basic SEO stats are number of links to page and domain, linking root domains (domain popularity),
Theme of the site, technical site type and the CEMPER Power™ and CEMPER Trust™ metrics. Power
means the strength based on the number and power of links (better than PageRank™) and Trust
indicated the implied Trust of the page in Google according to a system similar to Trust Rank patent.
|BL||Backlinks from page to page|
|BLdom||Backlinks from page to domain|
|DomPop||The number of linking domains to domain.|
|Theme||The theme of a page (e.g. “Computers/Internet”). A page might have more than one theme (e.g. “Newsgroups/Forums, Computers/Internet”).|
|SiteType||The type of a site (e.g. “Blog” or “Social Network”).|
|Power||reports the strength based on the number and power of links (better than PageRank™).|
|Trust||indicates the implied trust of the page in Google according to a system similar to Trust Rank patent.|
|Power * Trust||The one metric you need for judgment on link quality.|
Power and Trust metrics for domain and top-domain. Select these to compare all trusts & power metrics next to each other.
|Power*Trust dom||determines the quality of a domain according to its strength and trustworthiness|
|Power*Trust topdom||determines the quality of a top domain according to its strength and trustworthiness|
|Power-dom||reports the power of the domain|
|Trust-dom||indicates the implied trust of the domain|
|Power-topdom||reports the power of a top domain|
|Trust-topdom||indicates the implied trust of the top domain|
KwDomain reports the number of keywords the whole domain ranks for and KwPage reports the number of keywords a page ranks for, as known by SEMrush. The KwDomain value is logically most often higher than the KwPage value. Both are indicators for the ranking power of a page or a domain. The KwDomain metric does NOT require a SEMrush API key while the KwPage, SEMRush Rank, SEMRush Traffic, SEMRush Traffic Price do.
|KwDomain||Reports the number of keywords the domain ranks for.|
|KwPage||Reports the number of keywords the page ranks for.|
|SEMRush Rank||Rating of the page by the number of visitors that come from the first 20 Google search results.|
|SEMRush Traffic||Number of visitors coming from the first 20 Google search results per month.|
|SEMRush Traffic Price||Estimation of the costs of purchasing the same number of visitors.|
LVT, LV4m, LV6m, LV12m, LV24m – new metrics to understand how the link growth of source domains works.
|LVT||a trend indicator of how link growth changed|
|LV4m||reports the average DomPop growth / month in the last 4 months|
|LV6m||reports the average DomPop growth / month in the last 6 months|
|LV12m||reports the average DomPop growth / month in the last 12 months|
|LV24m||reports the average DomPop growth / month in the last 24 months|
seoVisWorld, seoVis and SistIdx report the visibility (number of keyword ranks) for a whole domain. seoVis does this for a country selected in project settings, while seoVisWorld for the whole world. The higher the SISTRIX index is, the more visible the domain is for the keywords SISTRIX checks
|Sistrix Sichtbarkeitsindex||Measure for the “visibility” of a domain in the Google index. It is a weighted average of ranking position and traffic for a certain keyword.|
|SearchMetrics seoVis||Reports the country-wide visibility of a domain (number of ranked keywords), based on the selected country at the project page.|
|SearchMetrics seoVisWorld||Reports the worldwide visibility of a domain (number of ranked keywords)|
SWR, SWR-page, SWR-topdom, DLR, DLR-topdom – new metrics to evaluate the sidewide and deep link ratios of the relevant source
|SWR-page||The side wide ratio is the ratio between page links (BL) and the number of linking domains to the page (DomPop-page)|
|SWR||The domain side wide ratio is the ratio between domainwide links (BLdom) and the number of linking domains to the domain (DomPop)|
|SWR-topdom||The top-domain side wide ratio is the ratio between top-domainwide links and the number of linking domains to the top-domain (DomPop-topdom)|
|DLR||The deep link ratio of the domain|
|DLR-topdom||The deep link ratio of the top domain|
The domain registration info is helpful for some SEOs, especially the domain creation date is said to maybe have impact on the trust a domain has. The further in the past the better.
|DomAge||The age of a domain (in years and months).|
|DomCreated||Domain creation month and year.|
|REG||Domain name registrant|
|IP||Hosting IP Address|
The domain registration info is helpful for some SEOs, especially the domain expiry date is said to maybe have impact on the trust a domain has. The further in the future the better.
|DED||Domain Expiration Date|
|DNR||Domain name registrar|
Google PageRank™ and Majestic ACrank are legacy link metrics we don’t recommend to base your decisions on for a variety of reasons.
|ACrank||The Majestic ACrank is a measure of the importance of a page. The more links a page has, the more important it is. This concept is similar to PageRank™. SEOmoz’s Linkscape tool uses the exact same measurement, and calls it Moz Rank.|
|G!idx||The number of pages Google indexed for a domain|
|G!cache||Google page cache date (“1973-01-01″ means UNCACHED, i.e. the domain or page is not in the Google index)|
The TitleRank™ metric describes how far up a linking page ranks in Google for it’s page title.
If it ranks on a very high page number or does not rank at all, it’s probably penalized.
|TitleRank||Determines the position of the linking page’s title in Google’s search results|
|Title||Extracts the page title of the linking page|
|TitleRank-home||Determines the position of the linking homepage’s title in Google’s search results|
|Title-home||Extracts the page title of the linking homepage|
The Domain Source tells you, in which country and city this domain is hosted. This is increasingly important for local search results.
|CNTRY||Hosting IP Address country code|
|CITY||Hosting IP Address city and region|
Backlinks from universities and governmental agencies are usually more trusted and help your domain in improving it’s trust – and thereby levereage other links.
|DomPopEDU||Number of linking .edu (US academic) domains.|
|DomPopGOV||Number of linking .gov (US government) domains.|
|BLedu||Number of links from .edu (US academic) sites.|
|BLgov||Number of links from .gov (US government) sites.|
Alexa, Compete and SEMrush all provide estimations about the traffic a site receives. Since all of them have different ways to measure and some bias in any way it’s good to have them all. SEMRushRank is a rank similar to Alexa rank that they calculate, while SEMRushPrice and SEMRushTraffic are indicators for the actual dollar value of the traffic based on the rankings a domain has. This is thereby also a quality indicator – the higher the better.
|Alexa||Alexa Traffic Rank|
|CRank||Ranking of a site in its competitive set by measuring the number of Unique Visitors according to compete.com. Lower is better.|
|SEMRushRank||Rating of a page by the number of visitors that come from the first 20 Google search results|
|SEMRushPrice||Estimation of the costs of purchasing the same number of visitors|
|SEMRushTraffic||Number of visitors coming from the first 20 Google search results per month|
Our new unique CEMPER Trust™ metrics along side with the old SEOmoz authority indicators. These metrics
for the page and domain indicate the probability of a page or domain having ranking authority in Google.
|Trust||indicates the trustworthiness of the page|
|Trust-dom||indicates the trustworthiness of the domain|
|Trust-topdom||indicates the trustworthiness of the top domain|
|MozAuthPage||SEOmoz page authority|
|MozAuthDom||SEOmoz domain authority|
Backlink and domain popularity metrics.
|cPop||The number of referring ClassC to domain.|
|IPpop||The number of referring IPs to domain.|
|DomPop-page||Number of linking domains to page|
|IPpop-page||Number of referring IPs to page|
|cPop-page||Number of referring ClassC to page|
|DomPop-topdom||Number of linking domains to topdomain|
|IPpop-topdom||Number of referring IPs to topdomain|
|cPop-topdom||Number of referring ClassC to topdomain|
The parameters of this package look at the links of a page and tell you how many links of each kind a page has.
|MetaRobots||Analyzes a site’s robots-meta-tag and tells you, if a page uses one or a combination of the values “index”, “noindex”, “follow”, “nofollow”, “archive” or “noarchive”.|
|IntL||Total number of internal links (links to the same domain) on a given page (both FOLLOW as well as NOFOLLOW-links).|
|ExtL||Total number of external links on a given page (both FOLLOW as well as NOFOLLOW-links).|
|IntLNF||Total number of internal links (links to the same domain) on a given page with rel=”nofollow”.|
|ExtLNF||Total number of external links on a given page with rel=”nofollow”.|
The metrics of this package look at the number of links coming from Open Directory(DMOZ) and Wikipedia.
|Dmoz!BLdom||Total number of links coming from Open Directory (www.dmoz.org)|
|Wiki-PT!BLdom||Total number of links coming from Portuguese Wikipedia (pt.wikipedia.org)|
|Wiki-ZH!BLdom||Total number of links coming from Dutch Wikipedia (zh.wikipedia.org)|
|Wiki-PL!BLdom||Total number of links coming from Polish Wikipedia (pl.wikipedia.org)|
|Wiki-IT!BLdom||Total number of links coming from Italian Wikipedia (it.wikipedia.org)|
|Wiki-FR!BLdom||Total number of links coming from French Wikipedia (fr.wikipedia.org)|
|Wiki-EN!BLdom||Total number of links coming from English Wikipedia (en.wikipedia.org)|
|Wiki-DE!BLdom||Total number of links coming from German Wikipedia (de.wikipedia.org)|
|Wiki-ES!BLdom||Total number of links coming from Spanish Wikipedia (es.wikipedia.org)|
|Wiki-JA!BLdom||Total number of links coming from Japanese Wikipedia (ja.wikipedia.org)|
|Wiki-RU!BLdom||Total number of links coming from Russian Wikipedia (ru.wikipedia.org)|
Social Votes are an extension to the classic votes – which are links. This package includes the number of Retweets, Facebook Votes (Likes + Shares) and Google +1 for a page.
|FB!Votes||The number of times a URL has been shared, liked or commented on Facebook and websites with Facebook-buttons. (Therefore a combination of the metrics FB!Likes, FB!Shares and FB!Comments.) The difference between liking and sharing a page is that when you like a page, a hidden Facebook Page is created that allows the webmaster to send status updates to their “followers” news feeds, whereas liking means that only a link to a page is created on a user’s Facebook Profile.|
|RTs||The number of Tweets and Retweets including a link to a given URL.|
|G+1||The number of times a URL has been shared or +1 on Google+ and websites with Google-buttons.|
Social Votes are an extension to the classic votes – which are links. This package includes the number of Facebook Likes, Facebook Shares and Facebook Comments for a page. Pinterest counts the number of shared a domain has in Pinterest.
|FB!Likes||The number of times a URL has been shared on Facebook and websites with Facebook-buttons. (The difference to FB!Shares is explained in the FB!Votes explanation.)|
|FB!Shares||The number of times a URL has been shared on Facebook and websites with Facebook-buttons. (The difference to FB!Likes is explained in the FB!Votes explanation.)|
|FB!Comments||The number of times a URL has been commented on Facebook.|
|The number of up votes minus the number of down votes for a URL on reddit.com.|
|StumbleUpon||The number of views for a given URL on StumbleUpon.|
|The number of times a domain has been pinned on Pinterest.|
|Wins||The number of wins is a specifically developed metric for the Quick Domain Compare tool and Competitive Keyword Analyzer which gives information about the overall score of a domain. It’s mainly about all numeric values and counting all top values from each as count of wins from a bunch of metrics such as the CEMPER Power™, PageRank™, the number of backlinks, the Alexa Rank and many more.|