Tuesday, 15 January 2013

SEO best practices – description meta tags | January 15th 2013

In this article we will look at the description meta tags. We will look at the importance of meta descriptions, what length they are in Google, Yahoo, and Bing, and how to write good meta descriptions.
A reminder about what description meta tags are?
Meta Descriptions are brief descriptions of the webpage and tell you the purpose of the web page. Meta descriptions are typically are displayed in the search results as results from your search. Meta descriptions tags are typically placed within the head section of the webpage and usually placed after title tag.
An Example
<meta name = “description” content = “Jasmine’s Chinese Take Away provides authentic 
and delicious Chinese food. Find us at in  Godington Park Ashford”