Google says, “For a reconsideration request to be successful, a significant percentage of inorganic links should be removed from the website. If you can get a backlink removed, remove the link instead of adding it to the disavow file. Simply disavowing links will not be enough to make a reconsideration request successful.”
Here’s more on the disavow tool -
Rather than removing just those inorganic backlinks which you fear Google might have discovered, remove all of them that have a paid link profile, no matter you bought them or not and stay at the safer side.
Read yesterday’s tip here.#GoogleRecon Week Tip 3: Remove Inorganic Backlinks!,