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Does multiple same keywords in meta description cause keyword stuffing? ie.

<meta name="description" content="I love milk, milk makes me laugh all the time, laugh milk seems to be the most lovable milk, milk laughs at me and makes me love milk" />
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All that does is hurt you even if it isn't keyword stuffing.

  1. Since the meta description isn't used for ranking it's pointless.
  2. Google tends to use the meta description as the snippet shown in their search results. If they used yours it would look spammy and cause users not to click on your link. That's obviously counter productive.
  3. If Google decides it is spammy they'll choose their own description to show with your site which may or may not be the best description for your pages.

So to summarize, don't do it. It's pointless.

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Why is meta description not used for ranking? I always think that good description would boost my SERPs. –  Marco Leonardo Yamin May 30 '12 at 16:01
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They haven't been used for a long time because they were abused just like your example. –  John Conde May 30 '12 at 16:02
    
Oh, okay. This is new, what would boost a site's SERP then? –  Marco Leonardo Yamin May 30 '12 at 16:05
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See this question and this answer –  John Conde May 30 '12 at 16:06

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