Why adding A Description Meta Tag In Post Is Necessary?
Adding Description Meta tag to Posts and Static Pages
By Toolsvalley.inWhile writing a new post from Blogger Post Editor, find for “Search description” on right-hand side panel under Post Settings. Click it and a box will open where you can write a very brief description about your post, click Done and then if you think that your article is ready to get published, click the “Publish” button. This will add description Meta tag to your post. The same way, you can also add Meta description tags to your older posts by editing them.
How many words?Description Meta tags should not be too long or too short. The best is if you keep it under 160 characters but above 85 characters, including spaces of course.
Things to remember:
- To generate search result snippets Description Meta tags are not needed but it is good to provide one for every page.
- It should be concise and accurate. To learn more visit Webmasters help article.
- As told earlier, it doesn’t help you in ranking high in SERP. Good traffic comes from writing good and original articles and following some SEO Guidelines