Jake's Marvelous Formula
Note – make sure the quote marks are redone once in excel, as if WordPress formats them, it will stop the vlookup working
Download an example spreadsheet here
For example, if you want to look up from sheet 4 – which has a list of domains
and find on sheet1 – the relevant comment from a disavow
And Sheet 1 is full of URLs, and sheet 4 is domains, not individual URLs
Should work to find the correct comment for your disavow!
e.g. you have:
On Sheet 4, in cell A2
But in Sheet 1, the relevant comment is listed next to:
The wildcard look up will be able to match 3pr.co.uk with http://3pr.co.uk/2014/02/25/business/article-post-today/
*Caveat – this doesn’t seem to work with domains which contain numbers.
Using this formula to find
And return the comment for
I also use this for Disavows
– once I’ve got the unique domains, I’ll then pull through an example ‘full URL’ to review.
Note to self – make sure you’re looking up in the right tab!
If you want to return a URL, just from a list of URLs in Column of Sheet1, use this forumla: