Image credit to ShutterstockGoogle has a report in Google Search Console that shows you your duplicate meta descriptions, the report is called the HTML improvements report. It will document "Meta description problems: Potential problems with duplicate or otherwise problematic meta descriptions." Are they real problems? … [Read more...] about Google: Having Duplicate Meta Descriptions Doesn’t Mean Your Site Is Broken
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Be a proper representation of that page’s content.Be unique on a page-by-page basis (like content).Fit within a certain number of characters.Meta descriptions help Google achieve its main goal: supplying users with the information they are looking for, as fast and conveniently as possible. … [Read more...] about Will Meta Descriptions Soon Go Extinct?
— John ☆.o(≧▽≦)o.☆ (@JohnMu) June 6, 2018 Useful and actionable flags such as pages with duplicate or missing meta description tags will migrate. We also welcome ideas for other reports that might help with having good snippets. … [Read more...] about Google Search Console Meta Descriptions HTML Improvements May Go Away
Optimizing Meta Descriptions Requires Striking a BalanceAll of this has to be done while also observing character limits, including power calls to action in the meta description, observing proper branding and tone of voice, and also including targeted optimizations for specific pages. … [Read more...] about SEO Best Practices: How to Create Awesome Meta Descriptions
Now, while you are writing the content, I do recommend you fill in your meta descriptions. If Google doesn't use it, so be it. Your CMS can also auto-generate useful meta descriptions based on the content you enter into your CMS. In either case, I wouldn't intentionally leave them blank if you have time and resources to enter them. … [Read more...] about Google: Fill In Your Meta Descriptions Because You Know Your Content Best