Outline nofollow links, detect nofollow and noindex meta tags on webpages. Features website filtering and custom CSS outline styles.

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What is NoFollow?

'NoFollow' is a unique browser add-on for Microsoft Edge, aimed at web developers and SEO enthusiasts. It identifies and outlines nofollow links, along with external links and 'dofollow' links on any webpage. NoFollow also detects and displays nofollow and noindex meta tags, including search engine specific robot meta tags for Google, Bing, Yahoo, and Ask. Users are granted the ability to customize the outline view with their own CSS styles, and can easily enable or disable the extension for specific websites. All in all, NoFollow provides an essential tool for checking a webpage's SEO efficiency.

Users: 16,395
Version: 5.3.3 (Last updated: 2021-06-21)
Creation date: 2021-06-21
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
  • storage
  • tabs
  • http://*/*
  • https://*/*
Size: 61.41K
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NoFollow (v5.3.4)
4.26 (224) 141,485
Not available on Firefox

Outlines links with rel="nofollow", links on pages with nofollow and noindex robots meta tag. Supports search engine specific meta tags: googlebot (Google), bingbot (Bing), slurp (Yahoo) and msnbot (Bing).

Features: ★ outlines nofollow links (nofollow, ugc, sponsored) ★ outlines "dofollow" links ★ outlines external links ★ supports search engine specific robot meta tags: googlebot (Google), bingbot (Bing), slurp (Yahoo), msnbot (Bing), and teoma (Ask) ★ outlines <noindex> HTML tags (used by Russian search engines Yandex and Rambler) ★ customize with your own CSS styles for outlining ★ ability to disable or enable extension for defined websites ★ info box (shows meta tags for following bots: googlebot, slurp, bingbot, msnbot, and teoma) ★ extension is available for Chrome, Edge, Firefox, and Opera

NOTE: When entering website in exceptions list, you need to enter only domain name (like this: and don't use prefix http(s) and page names.

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Risk impact

NoFollow is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install NoFollow if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

NoFollow has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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