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Page Links Pagerank Sculpting

  1. Search Engine Algorithm Research & Testing

    When nofollow was introduced, some SEO enthusiasts wanted to use it for so called “PageRank sculpting” (the intentional steering of link value through a website). A would indicate that you save PageRank by using nofollow on unimportant links, B...

  2. Should You Still Use Nofollow?

    This touched off an era where many SEOs recommended PageRank sculpting, and lots of sites did it. PageRank sculpting has been a hot topic since 2007. At SMX Advanced 2009, Matt Cutts made statements about how this had been changed, and which he...

  3. Link Building 101, Part 1

    An advanced form of the discipline is known as "PageRank siloing," or "PageRank sculpting. A page that Google has already rewarded with a decent PageRank (or PR for short) is sometimes called an authority page.

  4. SEM Success In 10 Minutes A Day

    All controversy around PageRank siloing or sculpting aside, it's a good idea to have a sitemap -- no matter what your philosophy is. Also, consider writing a sentence or two around each link to lend non-linking text relevance to your links -- if...

  5. Giving Links Away

    Joost's article explains PageRank sculpting in more detail if you find this topic fascinating. Reading that post triggered my memory about something called PageRank sculpting. Ultimately, Matt Cutts states that you probably should focus on topics...