Does a non-indexed page pass on PageRank?

Eduard Blacquière in his excellent article SEO Question: does a non-indexed page pass on PageRank? said that we actually need to rephrase what the definition is of being in Google’s index, and that he would opt for the following guideline:

A page need to have an incoming link visible to Google to accumulate and pass on PageRank.

And he continued:

In this guideline the part “visible to Google” means that the link isn’t nofollowed or is unvisible for search engines for other reasons, like with the use of JavaScript or links from within a password protected environment.

So, does a non-indexed page pass on PageRank? Yep, it does! (if the links to and/or from the page are visible to Google).

What do you think?

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