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Special:LinkSearch presently provides a rather messy and inflexible interface. It is useful only for finding links to sites that are rarely linked, as the list quickly becomes cluttered. Of the possible improvements, two would greatly increase its usability for editors:

Nikkimaria (talk) 00:45, 13 November 2015 (UTC)

This card tracks a proposal from the 2015 Community Wishlist Survey:
This proposal received 18 support votes, and was ranked #46 out of 107 proposals.

See also: T102064: Create a tool to display and filter data from Schema:ExternalLinksChange

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+1, would be tremendously useful to be able to specify namespace. Here is a news article that could have been much more informative if there were an easy/obvious way to narrow down the links to domain from *Main* namespace:

Aklapper changed the task status from Open to Stalled.Jun 3 2021, 11:08 AM

This ticket in itself does not track anything; proposing to decline.