Ever wonder what percentage of PageRank is lost through a 301 redirect? Well here is an answer for you from Google Webmaster Help. Some very interesting information is offered in this video (you have to watch…). There is also a 2nd video below about 301 redirects versus rel=”canonical”.
Google Explains PageRank Through 301s
About Melissa Fach
Melissa Fach is the owner of SEOAware, LLC that specializes in consulting and training businesses. She is also an associate on the community team at Moz, a writer at CopyPressed, the past Editor of Search Engine Journal and a big cat volunteer. You can find her on Twitter @SEOAware.