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This post was written by Codesucker from CodeSucker Bark’s SEO.

SEO via Social Media? You’re Nuts?! All the links are nofollow, who is this guy anyway?

First of all, don’t believe the nonsense. Massive search results don’t come simply from using h1 tags and having meticulously prepared keywords for each post. Sadly, it’s one and only one thing – backlinks.

Too bad these glorious backlinks won’t do you any good if they are labeled nofollow, right? Yes and no.

In my recent post, Social Media linkbacks, Rankings and Nofollow I discuss how search engines all respond differently to the nofollow attribute. Google is believed to still take a peek for relevancy and link velocity, and the page still gets indexed by Yahoo and, completely ingnoring the nofollow value.

Question: What is Link velocity?