Meta Description

  • INFOGRAPH: 5 Steps to Create the Perfect Meta Description

    … Meta descriptions are essentially your way of showcasing what you want people to see – the high level of your page in search results. They matter because click-through rate matters, and if you write them well and follow a few simple principles you can increase your site traffic. Step One: Start with an action verb You can create a sense…

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  • REVEALED: How Google Unexpectedly Uses Your Meta Descriptions

    … to replace spammy, low-quality, and off-topic meta descriptions. Since DMOZ closed down, Google encourages webmasters to create their own page’s high-quality meta descriptions. Similarly, Google is doing their part in the overall improvement of meta descriptions by updating the way they render these snippets. Google values meta descriptions…

    SEO Hacker Blogin Google How To's- 12 readers -
  • Guide to Google ranking signals – Part 1: on-page factors

    … tags should also contain relevant keywords too. Although you shouldn’t repeat yourself, there should still be words and phrases you wish to rank for. Meta Descriptions 10) A meta description is the short paragraph of text placed in the HTML of a webpage that describes its content. Google has stated that meta descriptions are NOT a ranking signal…

    Christopher Ratcliff/ Search Engine Watch- 33 readers -