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SEOmoz is showing that a number of my sites have issues with Rel Canonical which they describe as "Using rel=canonical suggests to search engines which URL should be seen as canonical." I'm using Yoast's SEO plugin but I'm unsure what would cause this error.

Is it a result of something having to do with renaming pages or changing the permalinks? If so, how would I resolve it?

http://www.seomoz.org/blog/canonical-url-tag-the-most-important-advancement-in-seo-practices-since-sitemaps

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What is the actual error. Just suggesting to use rel=Canonical is is not an error. –  Wyck Apr 18 '11 at 14:18
    
They're actually titling it as an issue not an error. I'm not quite sure what is causing the Rel=Canonical. –  Zach Shallbetter Apr 18 '11 at 14:30
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I've spoken to the SEOmoz guys about this, it's not an error nor an "issue" and they're making the appropriate changes to their system to reflect that.

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