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Opened 6 years ago

Closed 6 years ago

#10301 closed enhancement (wontfix)

Add rel="nofollow" to links in wp_loginout()

Reported by: philfreo Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version:
Component: Template Keywords: has-patch
Focuses: Cc:


Just a suggestion... I can't see why most people would care about (or want) search engines following the WordPress login/logout links. For people who are trying to be careful about not giving away PageRank to unnecessary pages, it'd be handy if rel="nofollow" were added to the login/logout links in wp_loginout(), which is in general-template.php.

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general-template.10301.diff (772 bytes) - added by ninjaWR 6 years ago.
adds rel="nofollow" to loginout()

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Change History (5)

comment:1 @philfreo6 years ago

  • Component changed from General to Template

comment:2 @philfreo6 years ago

  • Cc philfreo added

@ninjaWR6 years ago

adds rel="nofollow" to loginout()

comment:3 @ninjaWR6 years ago

  • Cc ryan@… added
  • Keywords has-patch added

comment:4 @Denis-de-Bernardy6 years ago

  • Milestone Unassigned deleted
  • Resolution set to wontfix
  • Status changed from new to closed

the login form already has noindex,nofollow since 2.8

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