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    The fat guy next door VIPStephan's Avatar
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    Disable automatic retreival of site titles on links

    Could we please disable the “Automatically retrieve titles from external links” function? It has been kinda confusing for a while but in this post it becomes obvious that it’s really annoying. And besides that it’s a totally unnecessary feature (in this forum) because nobody cares about the titles of the sites people link to, as they are usually just examples for broken code or help requests; and there is no SEO related reason to have that — in fact, in the past some people requested to remove all links or references to them because it would hurt their reputation or whatever.

    And the old forum had a rel="nofollow" on all external links. Would be nice to have that back.

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    Doesn't look like a setting I can change.
    I'll pass through to the owners to have the option disabled.
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    Could also be exploited by spammers posting up spam links with legitimate looking subtitles or vice versa.
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