Social Media’s Impact on SEO

Ignite Social Media

All social media sites use NoFollow links, which tells the search engines to not pass PageRank through to those links. These channels index content in a variety of ways: keywords, hashtags, images, and similar content. Include as many relevant keywords in posts, profiles and hashtags.

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Best Twitter Tips, Tools and Tactics of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

Tracy Gold suggests eight tactics for increasing your Twitter following the right way—gradually building a relevant group of followers by using best practices such as hashtags, retweets and replies, as well as creating and adding followers to lists.

Tweet Spinner Review: A Powerful Application to Manage Your Tweets

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Tweet Spinner also has a “nofollow&# user list that will algorithmically never follow users who meet certain criteria. Moreover, you can also nofollow people based on their tweets.

7 Ways to Start Building an Audience for Your New Blog

ProBlogger

And by default most WordPress comments sections apply the “nofollow” attribute to all links, so there’s no point in commenting just to create a backlink to your blog. #3: The post 7 Ways to Start Building an Audience for Your New Blog appeared first on ProBlogger.

The Ultimate Social Media Etiquette Handbook

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Abusing Twitter hashtags during a crisis. There’s no SEO value to these comments (they’re nofollowed by default), and all this approach does is makes you lose credibility in the eyes of the blogger.

How to Optimize Your Content for Authorship Success

ProBlogger

&]rel=author query parameter and @rel DOES NOT contain nofollow. This is a guest contribution from Jaclyn Freeman. Who are you? Don’t fret – this isn’t philosophy class and no, we’re not trying to steal your identity.