Prevent GoogleBot Overload with Default Nofollow

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Prevent GoogleBot Overload with Default Nofollow

Sometimes you don’t want Google crawling all over your Rails app, whether it be for load reasons or SEO reasons. Here’s a quick article that shows you how to easily default links to rel=”nofollow”.