SnowMan68 - 1:20 pm on Jul 6, 2012 (gmt 0)
that the percentage of nofollowed links on the entire web is only a single-digit percentage, and "in fact it's a pretty small single-digit percentage".
I'm not really sure why he would lie about this? What would he and Google have to gain? Especially when we all know how important links are to their algo. If he wanted people to stop gaming the system, you'd think he'd say it the other way around. On this, I think you have to believe the man.