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A few years back Facebook had a dofollow link...



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A few years back Facebook had a dofollow link...

....this link was obtained by adding a html tab on you business or organization page. In January I added that and added a tab thanking everyone for their support with a backlink explain what I was going to do. Months later, I still do not see that in any backlink checker tools, does FB flag that tab as noindex?

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seoguru24x7

Every link from Facebook is no follow now, so not useful for your link juice but good for your link profile.




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overcast

Yes it was done to make SEO and other people get attracted. Now that they don't have to do that. I am sure you can see facebook being not much valuable for SEO. But people are making money through other ways in such case. I think I have seen what can be done in that case. Dofollow definitely helped a lot. I think some of the time dofollow has it's place but these days I don't think it matters much.




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Corzhens

Oh well, that simply means that Facebook had blocked any attempt to make it a do-follow link which makes Facebook a totally no-follow site. I guess Facebook has its own idiosyncrasy that it doesn’t want to be used for the advantage of those doing SEO work. Maybe Facebook wants to remain a social media network only and not a stepping stone for SEO methods.




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