What Are Your Thoughts On John Mueller’s Statement About Google Ignoring rel=”nofollow” For Links?

By April

 

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.

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