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rel=external ?

Discussion in 'White Hat SEO' started by kidcrab, Jan 21, 2011.

  1. kidcrab

    kidcrab Newbie

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    I dont understand tag "rel=external" .
    Who can help me ? How do it effect ?
     
  2. artizhay

    artizhay BANNED BANNED

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    It's the equivalent of target="_blank", and as such, it can pass PR/SERP just like a "doo-follow" link. With some javascript, it can make the linked page open in a new window, but otherwise it does absolutely nothing.
     
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