Question: Which is more important, the Title Page Tags or the Meta Description?
Answer: Both are important. They have different roles. The TITLE tag controls –
So use TITLE tags wisely! They should be UNIQUE, and ACCURATE on each and every page of your website. Put your strategic keywords that are MOST IMPORTANT for a page into them.
The META DESCRIPTION tag or more properly the META NAME="Description" CONTENT="Put your content here" controls the VISIBLE description on Google. Most of the time, but not always, Google will grab the first 150 characters of that tag for its description. So write it pithy, write it fun, write is as your FREE AD text on Google.
Got a question? Click this link to email Jason or call 888-993-1122. Dr. Jason McDonald is founder and Senior SEO / Social Media Director of the JM Internet Group. He teaches the SEO training classes for the group, and therefore provides most of the SEO tips for this blog. His goal with this blog is to provide an easy 'one-stop shop' for the busy marketer looking for tips, tricks, and secrets on how to get to the top of Google and Bing for free using proven SEO tactics. When not dreaming up SEO tips, Dr. McDonald lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with his wife, two dogs, a cat, four iguanas and twelve children (just kidding). Really you read down to the bio on this guy? Enjoy the blog.
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