#1
  1. No Profile Picture
    Newbie
    SEO Chat Explorer (0 - 99 posts)

    Join Date
    Jul 2017
    Posts
    4
    Rep Power
    0

    Question Is making tags noindex will affect ranking?


    I have recently made a change in Yoast SEO to no-index the tag to prevent internal duplication.
    Will it affect ranking?
  2. #2
  3. SEO Insultant
    SEO Chat Mastermind (5000+ posts)

    Join Date
    Oct 2005
    Location
    sharing a room with my ego
    Posts
    6,398
    Rep Power
    3234
    You mean you have excluded "tag" pages on a Wordpress blog from the set of
    pages that is potentially indexed?

    Yes it will affect your ranking. In what way, nobody can tell in advance.
    It sorta depends on how much traffic those pages were getting you, and on how
    they were ranking when compared to the rest...
    ... Hey you! FREE SEO report card ... I really my hosting company ...

Similar Threads

  1. To use Canonical Tags or Noindex Tags? That is the question.
    By use3 in forum Search Engine Optimization
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: Jan 21st, 2016, 11:10 AM
  2. Noindex Tags?
    By HappyJackJunior in forum Search Engine Optimization
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: Jun 10th, 2015, 09:27 AM
  3. Robots.txt vs. Noindex Tags
    By onlineblogger in forum New User SEO Questions and Answers
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: Oct 23rd, 2014, 11:00 AM
  4. How much does missing alt tags affect overall ranking?
    By Peter K. Lam in forum Google Optimization
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: Aug 1st, 2011, 05:44 AM
  5. Noindex Categories/Tags?
    By Matt Jo in forum Google Optimization
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: Apr 15th, 2011, 12:16 PM

IMN logo majestic logo threadwatch logo seochat tools logo