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SEO – What Are The Meta Tags ‘NOODP’ and ‘NOYDR’ Used For

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