Nofollow and Dofollow links play most important role in any site ranking. So always take care when adding an external link in your WordPress posts. By default you can easily open any site in new tab/window by checking a box but WordPress does not have another checkbox to add rel=”nofollow” tag in your links. At last you can add Nofollow tag on all externals links or by doing the the manual work. In this article we will trying to show you how to add a nofollow checkbox in WordPress insert link section.
Why you Should Use “nofollow” tag in external Links
According to the SEO Experts, When you link your page with internal or external link basically your are giving your seo points to the page. That’s why experts recommend to add internal links in your website. The another benefit of internal links is that you can keep your old contents alive by linking to each other.
Add “nofollow” Checkbox option in WordPress using Plugin
First of all go to WordPress plugin directory download and install Rel Nofollow Checkbox or Ultimate Nofollow plugin. The benefit of those plugins is that you don’t need to do any thing, upon activation they will automatically add nofollow checkbox in insert link popup tab. To verify this option simply create or edit a new post then click on create link button, In popup window you’ll see that a new nofollow checkbox option is available under the “Open link in a new window/tab” option. Now you can add external links in your posts with super speed and you don’t need to switch Visual editor to Text editor again and again to add nofollow checkbox in external links. Switch to the Text editor is very annoying and time consuming process specially if you want to add multiple external links in a post. Now this checkbox help you to add nofollow tag in any link of the post with super fast speed. We hope you’ll like this article about adding “rel=”nofollow”tag to external links in WordPress posts and pages. If you are facing any trouble regarding this issue tell us through commenting below. We’ll happy to assist you.