Opened 5 years ago

Closed 5 years ago

Last modified 5 years ago

#4287 closed defect (bug) (fixed)

Remove nofollow attribute from review post authors

Reported by: jonoaldersonwp's profile jonoaldersonwp Owned by: otto42's profile Otto42
Milestone: Priority: low
Component: Support Forums Keywords: seo

Description (last modified by jonoaldersonwp)

The links to from post authors' names/avatars to their profile pages on review posts (and responses to review posts), such as on, have a nofollow attribute. This should be removed.

Also applies to the 'Last reply from' sidebar link.

Change History (3)

#1 @jonoaldersonwp
5 years ago

  • Description modified (diff)

#2 @Otto42
5 years ago

  • Owner set to Otto42
  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from new to closed

In 8465:

Support Forums: turn off nofollow for topic and reply author links on the forums. Those always link to an internal support profile URL, they are not user input URLs. Fixes #4287

#3 @Otto42
5 years ago

  • Component changed from Plugin Directory to Support Forums
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