2

Possible Duplicate:
SEO and URL Shortners

I am wanting to do tracking on links which I provide on my blog and was looking at something like bit.ly to do this, but I was wondering if this affects SEO due to all of my crosslinks going to the same domain.

Does anyone know if using url shortening linked content affects SEO?

0
3

I think you will find this article interesting:
http://pingler.com/blog/url-shorteners-and-seo/

Looks like the jury is still out on this though. As a user of a website however, I do not trust shortened links (except on Twitter where they are common).

1
  • good point, I'm a bit wary of them as well. Perhaps i should just make it happen with some javascript or something.
    – Not loved
    May 16 '12 at 11:45

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.