What is “me nofollow”?

This is a subject that we get asked and then have to answer so we are looking to answer this online.

What is a no follow link? rel=”nofollow”

A no follow link which is added to your website using rel="nofollow" to a hyperlink will indicate to Google that the destination of that hyperlink should not be given power from the original website.

What is a me nofollow link? rel=”me nofollow”

This is basically the same as the nofollow but adds to Google the fact that this is actually your profile for example on Twitter.

Used by adding rel="me nofollow".

It is important to understand where you can use the nofollow to keep your website safe and trusted by Google. In the video below Matt Cutts explains it clearly.