29 Mar '18, 1pm

How the Increased Meta Description Tag Length Affects Your Strategy

How the Increased Meta Description Tag Length Affects Your Strategy

Last December, Google officially changed the max length of the meta description tag from the long-time SEO best practice of 170 to 320. So, what does this mean for your strategy? Is there value with taking the time necessary to rewrite them all across the entire website? Before I give you a final recommendation, let’s review what we currently know. Meta descriptions are a (surprisingly) highly-debated topic Our team gave a SEOmeter score of 35/100. That’s not very high on the priority scale, but exactly why this needs to be discussed. There are a ton of very urgent technical SEO issues: mobile-first index, HTTPs, page load speed, etc. Focusing the time and energy into meta description revisions may not be the best use of your SEO resources at this time.

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