Google now indexing Facebook Comments

There were a couple of interesting posts on Facebook comments this morning that are worth taking note of. It appears as if Google are now indexing Facebook comments even though they are behind Jscript. The full story is available here at If you visit that post and look at the Facebook comments, you can see Google has already indexed some of them:

Google Indexing Facebook Comments

This was also picked up by BlogStorm who made a very good point:

“Facebook previously said that users needed to use the Facebook Graph API to pull comments in if they wanted them to be indexed which resulted in a nice plugin being developed for WordPress.”

Google is definitely getting more aggressive in terms of how much they can index.

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