Discussion in 'White Hat SEO' started by shakil58, Sep 20, 2013.
I have a question..."meta tag and meta description is important for Google?"
The meta description IS a meta tag. Learn more about the meta tags here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meta_tag
Next time you want to ask a question on the forum, please stop. Do your due diligence and search for answers first...
Yes, meta tag and meta description is important from Google point of view, because when result?s are shown on Google they take only title and description of that site in snippets. So, both are important.
@ OP, Don't look into some one to spoon feed the things always..
SEO is based on On page and off page optimization, regarding the on page optimization first thing a SEO person will see the "META TAG".
Meta tag comprises:
Meta Description and
Each meta tags have the characters limit to promote a unique website. The meta tags are more important while crawling and getting indexed by Google.
https://support.google.com/webmasters/answer/79812?hl=en This link will provide a proper knowledge and importance of meta tag.
Actually, the only one that matters for SEO is the title.
The description only counts as words on the page, it doesn't help rank.
Thanks to all.
For ranking it is very important, just put it there..
OP, you need to learn the basic of onpage optimization. Try to search a guide on google.
Yes, meta tag and meta description is still important for Google.
OP, Meta Desc is a Meta Tag.. Get to know better about On-Page optimization through some guides...
To your question: Yes, Meta tags are essential for Google.
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