How to remove site name from google index ?

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How to remove site name from google index ?

Post by abomareya » Fri Oct 07, 2022 3:08 am

Hello ,
I have set the settings so that the site name does not appear in the browser, indeed, the site name is currently not appearing in the browser, but Google indexed the site name with the article title!

How do I remove the site name from the Google ? or prevent Google from doing that ?

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Re: How to remove site name from google index ?

Post by AMurray » Sat Oct 08, 2022 12:48 am

I would think Google takes the title from the <title> tag which is required in the structure of an HTML page.....

What about other search engines - doe they show the same thing?

What is the URL to the page? (or even a link to the Google results page you are talking about). Perhaps it's a setting in Google webmaster tools...?

If you "view source" I expect you will see the site title within the <title>this is your site...</title> tags, which is what (I assume) Google uses, and is probably unrelated to whatever you set in Joomla, or maybe it's just suppressed to not show, but doesn't mean it is not still in the HTML code.
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Re: How to remove site name from google index ?

Post by abomareya » Sat Oct 08, 2022 2:51 am

Thank you for your reply, which helped me, but I want to ask: Is the presence of the website name in the search results good or bad?

And if this is a bad thing, how do I remove it from Joomla ?
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Re: How to remove site name from google index ?

Post by gws » Sat Oct 08, 2022 7:17 am

I can't think of any reason it would be a bad thing.

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Re: How to remove site name from google index ?

Post by abomareya » Sat Oct 08, 2022 9:26 am

gws wrote:
Sat Oct 08, 2022 7:17 am
I can't think of any reason it would be a bad thing.
I remember that I read the following advice several times: Do not put the name of the site with the titles of the topics because this reduces the site's ranking in Google.

Also from the settings of the Joomla script itself, preventing the site name from appearing, why this setting?
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Re: How to remove site name from google index ?

Post by Per Yngve Berg » Sat Oct 08, 2022 9:54 am

It's an option in Global Configuration->Site

Site Name in Page Titles can be set to 'Before', 'After' or 'No'.

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Re: How to remove site name from google index ?

Post by abomareya » Sat Oct 08, 2022 10:14 am

Per Yngve Berg wrote:
Sat Oct 08, 2022 9:54 am
It's an option in Global Configuration->Site

Site Name in Page Titles can be set to 'Before', 'After' or 'No'.
yes i know , but i want to ask does this option have nothing to do with SEO? Is it just a formal option only?

(in my site Site Name in Page Titles sit No but still visible in google )
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