In doing some website research and SEO research, I came across a couple of sites that have the following <meta> in their source code:
<meta name=”robots” content=”NOODP, NOYDIR” />
In a recent article, I wrote about how to set up your meta data for your site but I didn’t discuss the ‘robot’ meta tags. Basically this <meta> tag tells the “internet robots” what to do with your site, like FOLLOW, NOINDEX, INDEX, NOFOLLOW.
These tags go in-between your <head> & </head> tags.
So what are NOODP & NOYDIR ? Continue reading