Control icons, nofollow, noopener, ugc User Generated Content , sponsored and if links open in new window or new tab. WP External Links plugin was completely rebuilt in v2 and has lots of new features, like noopener, ugc and sponsored values for rel; font icons, internal links options and full WPMU support. After activating you can set all options for external and internal links on the plugins admin page. The plugin filters the output and changes the links on the fly.
Webmaster Central Blog
In case you missed it, Google has just changed up the rules for link building. It used to be that when people link to you, the link would either be a dofollow link or a nofollow link. Now before we get into the 2 new link types, make sure you read the whole post. If you are unsure of the number of links you have or the type, let Ubersuggest guide you. This is an overview of your backlink profile, complete with:.
Webmaster Central Blog. Nearly 15 years ago, the nofollow attribute was introduced as a means to help fight comment spam. When nofollow was introduced, Google would not count any link marked this way as a signal to use within our search algorithms. This has now changed. All the link attributes -- sponsored, UGC and nofollow -- are treated as hints about which links to consider or exclude within Search. Why not completely ignore such links, as had been the case with nofollow? Links contain valuable information that can help us improve search, such as how the words within links describe content they point at.
UGC Post is currently best suited for creating and fetching video posts. The Shares API does not support video. As of now, you cannot retrieve the actual video content of a video post. This feature will be available soon. Organic statistics are available.