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(Entry was posted by Rob Truslove on this post in the Dumb SEO Questions community on Facebook, 06/27/2013).

Should a sitewide link to my blog be nofollow?

Hi All, I`m looking after two sites on two different domains with one shared blog. The blog is on one domain. On the other domain there is a sitewide link to the blog. Should this be a no-follow link to avoid any potential penalties? Thanks for your help in advance. Rob
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Selected answers from the Dumb SEO Questions Facebook & G+ community.

  • Tim Capper: I think it would be safer, because in essence if G bot had to look closely you have created a Pyramid, not intentionally, but that is a possible perception.
  • Justin Y: I agree with +Tim Capper but I also wouldn`t worry if it makes sense and seems natural. Google has done a good job at making people more cautious about their linking strategies.

View original question in the Dumb SEO Questions community on Facebook, 06/27/2013).