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Why user signatures are not enclosed into <noindex> tag?

#1
Hello.

A small question. Wouldn't it be good for SEO to put all irrelevant content like user signatures on forum into <noindex> tags? Currently it seems, that they are in the <aside> block which is indexed by spiders.
 

Mike

XenForo developer
Staff member
#3
It's not a valid tag, though I found one reference to Yandex using it.

It's mostly a moot point though as, by default, signatures aren't shown to guests.