In episode 247 of Semantic Mastery's weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one participant asked about the team's thoughts on John Mueller's statement about Google ignoring rel=” nofollow” for links.
The exact question was:
I gotta ask – What is your take on John Mueller from Google stating that Google ignores rel=””nofollow”” for links. This is confusing and would certainly be contrary to everything web site developers and SEOs have been doing for years. Thanks.