David Leonhardt’s SEO and Social Media Marketing

Tips for better SEO (search engine optimization) and website marketing …

THE HAPPY GUY MARKETING

 

 

Testing the NoFollow Attribute

Following my earlier post about Wikipedia: the Dead End on the Information Highway, after they added the nofollow attribute to their external links, I decided to launch a test to see whether the engines are really respecting the nofollow attribute.  So I created a page optimized for a non-existent word, with a single link pointing to it.  Let’s see if the page gets into Google’s index, and how long it takes.  I’ll keep you posted.

Written by

 


Grab The Bookmarketer For Your Site

One Response to “Testing the NoFollow Attribute”

  1. SEO in Toronto (3 comments) Says:

    I am eager for an update on this experiment. A lot of folks say no follow stops page rank from passing on but it still counts as a backlink for SEO purposes.

David Leonhardt’s SEO and Social Media Marketing is proudly powered by WordPress
Entries (RSS) and Comments (RSS).




Close