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Reducing the time it takes to write meta descriptions for large websites

The process of writing meta descriptions will likely be improved using machine learning techniques, but in the meantime, contributor Paul Shapiro shares ways to semi-automate writing meta descriptions. Paul Shapiro on June 14, 2018   Sometimes improving a website’s presence via search engine optimization (SEO) is very straightforward, and sometimes it’s not. In the case … Continue reading Reducing the time it takes to write meta descriptions for large websites

Meta Descriptions are Longer—and More Important—Than Ever

Amanda Clark — February 27, 2018 Follow @GrammarChicInc — February 27, 2018 Pixabay Mere weeks ago, Google announced a fairly major shake-up to the status quo. Meta descriptions, which have long been limited to 160 characters, can now be up to 320 characters—effectively doubling the size of this crucial online real estate. What are Meta … Continue reading Meta Descriptions are Longer—and More Important—Than Ever

Why You Shouldn’t Match Your META To Google’s New Character Limits

Chris Sheehy — January 26, 2018 Follow @sidewalkbrand — January 26, 2018 This past December Google lengthened the character limits for the META title and description elements they will display for a webpage. These new changes mean Google will now display up to 70 characters (including spaces) for the title and up to 320 characters … Continue reading Why You Shouldn’t Match Your META To Google’s New Character Limits

How to Write a Highly-Converting Meta Title and Description

Elise Dopson — November 16, 2017 Follow @elisedopson — November 16, 2017 Are you looking for a way to craft a search strategy that boosts your rankings? Perhaps you’re wanting to entice more searchers to click-through to your site when it’s displayed in search results. Crafting highly-converting meta tags will help you achieve both of … Continue reading How to Write a Highly-Converting Meta Title and Description

Why Should You Improve Your Meta Descriptions? Because Google Says So.

Amanda Clark — June 12, 2017 Follow @GrammarChicInc— June 12, 2017 Here’s a lesson from SEO 101: When Google makes announcements or recommendations, it’s always best to listen. Believe it or not, Google tries to help Web developers, marketers, and small business owners thrive in their SEO efforts, and that includes all aspects, ranging from … Continue reading Why Should You Improve Your Meta Descriptions? Because Google Says So.