2 places for meta description tag

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2 places for meta description tag

Post by iguana0808 » Wed Apr 03, 2013 9:29 am

Hi All,

Using Joomla v3. There are 2 places to put the meta description tag for SEO:

In the menu item and in the article itself. Each individual webpage needs to have a meta description and title tag. Do I need to put the meta description in two places?

Title tag for each page, I understand this is under

menu manager>edit menu item>advanced options>page display options>browser page title.

is this the write place for the title tag for each webpage?

Dave

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Re: 2 places for meta description tag

Post by WDSJPK » Mon Jun 10, 2013 11:57 am

Is that right Ronald?

It seems to me the meta description on menu or article is one and the same.

The last entry on either menu item or on articles is what appears on the "View Source".

Jay

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Re: 2 places for meta description tag

Post by WDSJPK » Mon Jun 10, 2013 12:09 pm

I just read elsewhere in this forum that article meta tags takes precedent over menu/category meta tags. I would therefore would conclude that for SEO purposes, one need only complete the meta tags in the article.
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Re: 2 places for meta description tag

Post by pishro » Thu Aug 22, 2013 10:47 am

iguana0808 wrote:Title tag for each page, I understand this is under

menu manager>edit menu item>advanced options>page display options>browser page title.

is this the write place for the title tag for each webpage?

Dave
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The default is blank if the same as the menu in the browser will be considered as
Except in special cases where you want the browser to display a different menu
And also to change the title home page menu in the browser.
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Re: 2 places for meta description tag

Post by wordtothemother » Wed Sep 18, 2013 1:55 am

i always put my SEO info in the menu page display / meta description and my websites rank very well. I never put any info in the article areas.


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