Report types

The BEAT tool creates two standard report types:

Each report focuses on a different part of the backlinks ecosystem.

Inner ecosystem report

This report type covers the core and inner parts of the ecosystem, and looks 'inwards' towards the competitor domains. It is most useful for looking for new referrers from amongst those already linked to competitors, and for identifying mutual relationship cliques (a potential source of valuable competitor intelligence).

The domain types found in this report type are:

Outward to mod2 report

This report looks 'outward', away from the principal domain and its referrers, and out to the Multi-obscured (distance 2) domains. It is most useful for looking for new referrers that are not connected to competitors.

The domain types found in this report are: