How to nofollow blog comments powered by DISQUS link

Are you using Disqus comment plugin for WordPress? The plugin generates a followed link Titled “blog comments powered by DISQUS”. If you want to nofollow the link follow the tutorial below

You have to edit the file disqus-comment-system/comments.php. I believe you have backed up the original file in case you make any mistake. Find the following code

<a class="dsq-brlink" href="http://disqus.com">blog comments powered by <span class="logo-disqus">Disqus</span></a>

Add rel=”nofollow” attribute for the link element. It should look like this

<a class="dsq-brlink" href="http://disqus.com" rel="nofollow">blog comments powered by <span class="logo-disqus">Disqus</span></a>

Now refresh the page you can see blog comments powered by Disqus link has become nofollowed. Happy SEO!