You Can’t Compare Backlink Counts in SEO Tools: Here’s Why

March 15, 2024

Note that the time periods may not be exactly the same as mentioned before because of the extra days in the Semrush data. If the filter is active, people will see different numbers depending on their settings. If you really need to slice and dice the link data, Ahrefs is going to let you do it in more ways. Data freshness / Update speedI ran some quality checks for both the first-seen and last-seen link data. I don’t hear SEOs raving about Moz or Sistrix having the best link data, but they are 21st and 36th on the list respectively.

The source of this news is from Ahrefs