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Questions tagged [title]

HTML tag displaying the title of a web page.

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Prevent Google from prepending our brand name to the title of each of our pages in the search results [duplicate]

I have a website where post pages contains a title element without our brand name like: <title>Post 1</title> But whenever I'm searching on Google for my site posts, Google adds the ...
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Brand name is an otherwise unused acronym however Google only ranks my site when searched with an added space

How does google index website names? I'd like my website to appear in Google search like this: Yet when we search by the full name without any spaces, Google is completely clueless. Only when we ...
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Hacked site created foreign language tags pages, can we block them in robots.txt to remove them from Google?

Our WordPress website was hacked which is now revamped and updated to the WP v5.0.3 but still Tags and 35fc4a-50164960-421910 or 6d285b-31601402-365308 type URLs are indexed in Google. Can we block ...
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The symbol | on a title of a website and its semantics

In Google Search if you search for "Dog | Golden Retriever" you get results for exactly that. Basic topic | More specific subcategory. Assuming we got a A | B type title on a site. Example: <...
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Google SERP showing different titles when I Search Site's Post [duplicate]

When I search my Site's Post URL in Google then Google SERP showing different titles of My website, I checked There are no one added that topic in my site description, For Example My site Title is ...
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An SEO agency suggests removing a keyword from the title of a ranking page to get another page to rank. Is this good advice?

I'm technically responsible for a small website. There are two pages which have a title containing the same word ("Stammbücher"). Now an SEO agency is telling me that this is a severe problem and we ...
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Google showing dynamic page title set by JavaScript rather than the static title embedded in the HTML

On my website the title is initially set through the title tag in the html served by my server. It is then changed to its dynamic equivalent through JavaScript. I want Google to show my website's ...
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SEO method to set page titles differently? (same header PHP)

My PHP-based site files start off with <?php include("PHP/header.php"); ?> which includes all the HTML (metadata, scripts, etc.) shared by every page - along <head> and <title>. The ...
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Will be a identical title for the same url with different parameters known as duplicate title?

As you know google will punish you when two different pages of your website have the same "title". Now I want to know, is having "questions list" title for these pages known as duplicate titles? ...
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Should the brand name appear in each tag title even if it repeats keywords or dilutes from the targeted keyword phrase?

I found in other question that the brand name repeated in every tag title doesn't add any value for SEO. But I'd like to include the brand name in tag title to give strength to the name of the company ...
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H1 followed by H2 without text among the titles afflicts the SEO?

Is it a correct way if I write a H1 without any text under and then immediately after I write the H2? The H2 will be instead followed by the text of my page. To be clearest as possible the structure ...
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Will duplicate articles with changed titles help me rank for multiple keywords?

For example, I have an article about how to take photos in low light. This article is applicable to several cameras. The explanation is exactly the same for all these cameras. I currently have a ...
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Is it OK for SEO to write page titles with the company name in English but the keywords in some other language?

Does writing titles in pages of the form: company name in English | keyword in page language | keyword in page language Have bad effect on SEO?
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Can I use “The Google of” as a marketing text for a search engine?

I've got a search engine and I'm wondering, can I legally use "the Google of [some special thing]" as a marketing text for a search engine? will I get punished by Google ranking for this?
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Different words on page title than in URL for SEO purposes

May I benefit (or not, or be punished) in my SEO rankings if I use different words on my URL than on the page's title? For instance: Page Title: Our Offices URL: https://example.com/heavy-duty-...
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The word 'behance' appears instead of my title in Google search results

I've just noticed that when I search for articles on my website in Google, the name of my website has been replaced with 'behance'. I have no idea who/what 'behance' is and how to correct this ...
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Is there any advantage or disadvantage to having category breadcrumbs in the page title?

Currently I've got some page titles from an old system that outputs the entire category breadcrumb as part of the title when a category listing is viewed. So you end up with a title like so... ...
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Correct formatting for page title

I have a website that speaks about videogames, and I have news, guides, reviews and articles. Which is the best format for the title? Let me explain better with an example. Said that I have a guide, ...
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Irrelevant title in Google search results [duplicate]

Google has recently changed my title in the search and displaying an irrelevant title. Can anybody tell me why? Both pages are serving same content:
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Writing page titles, headings and meta descriptions effectively

I read somewhere that page titles and main page heading shouldn't be identical, but they should be consistent with each other, and it's this idea of consistent that has me a little confused. If I ...
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How to remove the duplicate title tags and duplicate meta descriptions from pagination [duplicate]

Google search console detects my duplicate title tags and duplicate meta descriptions... I don't know how can I remove them. These two problems are same. It's from same page. My main page and page 2(...
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Will Google recognize a comma as a separator in page titles without spaces?

I know that it is allowed in SEO to use comma as separator but, is it ok to add comma as a separator between keywords in title without leaving a space? Example: <title>High blood pressure,...
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Google didn't cache the title and description from my HTML code

Google hasn't cached the complete HTML code resulting in a different title and different description. Please find the screenshots below:
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Adding the brand name in another language

I'm using the Arabic language for my one-language website. For the title element, I'm using my brand name in English and Arabic, e.g.: Browse our Services - BRAND NAME IN (ENGLISH) - BRAND NAME IN (...
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Having or not having Brand Name of end of the title has any effect SEO Wise

Assume that my website is examplewebdesign.com. Having or not having Brand Name of end of the title has any effect SEO Wise? Ex 01 : Why your website should be mobile friendly? Ex 02 : Why your ...
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Include page name in title?

Should a title include the page's name, for example on an "About us" page: About us | Discover the history of our online store | Amazon.com Or should I just use the keyword filed: Discover the ...
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Would title tags that are only slightly different still be considered duplicate titles?

I know that it's bad to use duplicate content, including duplicate titles. Does duplicate titles mean that they are 100% the same though? Would there be enough distinction to not be considered ...
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How to tell Google that each subfolder is a different site? Otherwise, Google appends the main site's name to every other subfolder

One of our Korean clients (who would like to remain unamed) has a problem with their section of their website (subfolder). They are part of an international organization. Let's call them "Foobar" for ...
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Title too long - SEO implications?

From things I read around, it seems like page title has an impact on SEO rating. As far as I understand, it is recommended to put a relevant keywords inside it. I'm developing a website for jobs ...
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Changed Title and Meta description in Yoast seo for some pages, but it was not showing in the website even after google crawls the website. [duplicate]

Changed Title and Meta description in Yoast seo for some pages, but it was not showing in the website even after google crawls the website. Instead it was showing the same old title that we put in the ...
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Title and Meta Description not found by SEO checking websites [closed]

I have a website and I'm trying to improve it's SEO ranking. I checked on several SEO checking websites and all of them say the Title and Meta Description are not found. I'm sure there are there: ...
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→ (arrow symbol) in website title causing it to be ranked low on Google?

My blog runs on Ghost and is titled flowing → systems. When I search that exact string, it appears as the first result. However, once I search just for flowing systems, it is nowhere to be found. My ...
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Can I use the same title as someone else in my blog post?

I want to use the title "What Is React Native" for my a blog next week as I think my type of customer might want to know. However when I did a Google search for it, I found that this title was already ...
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Where does Google get the shorter title that it uses in site links when it is different than the page title?

Google seems to use the Title tag as the primary source for determining sitelink titles. However, I noticed that for some sites, the page title is not the same as the sitelink title. For example, ...
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For SEO, should I append the site's main keyword to the title tag of every page?

I'm using Joomla as CMS. It allows appending the website name before or after the actual site name. So I do it after the site name. If I put the main keyword in the website name, it will be appended ...
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Using spaces in website name at title tags [closed]

Let's say I have a domain rentleasecars.com or something like that. Therefore I can use titles like these: Random Page Title | RentLeaseCars Random Page Title | Rent & Lease Cars Which one is ...
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SEO check tools don't recognize my title and description [closed]

ُThis SEO checking site tells me that my site doesn't have title and description tags, but in fact it does. I tried all SEO checking tools and they all report the same issue. What is the problem? I'm ...
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How is it possible for a word to display in Google organic results, when that word is not present in the HTML document? [duplicate]

When you search for "Hosting" in google.co.in, I get www.hostingraja.in in the first page. But instead of displaying the title in the index page, it shows "Hosting Raja", this word itself is not not ...
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Why is Google rewriting the page title with '[3]' in the search results?

Some of our pages in Google search are showing with a [3] in the title of the page. When this happens the title of the page is <page name> - [3]<domain name>. When it's not happening it'...
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When using Google's material icons, the page title in the search results has the icon alt text

i have a problem with my website titles in serp ( over 1000 pages ) The title of the pages is in this format page title - home_icon Home I checked my website and I found in the menu link to the ...
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Possessive form with nickname/name for a blog title

I am trying to find out whether it is a good idea to use the possessive form with a nickname. I am creating my personal blog, I am hesitating between the simple nickname/name form and the possessive ...
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Why does Google change / mispell my very site name?

Until I saw it with my own eyes, I wouldn't believe it : users reported that in some of their searches, my website's name was appearing in a certain way, changing its meaning. The website name is ...
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Title changes in Google Search [duplicate]

The Title in this page is "Buy Educational CDs & DVDs Online - CBSE,ICSE & State Boards" But in google Search Title gets displayed something like this uri=edurite Google Search Result Can ...
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Old domain name appended to page titles in Google SERP

We recently moved our domain from monomachines.com --> supplychimp.com Followed all the recommendations from various blog posts and told Google in Webmaster Tools that MonoMachines is now ...
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Why is meta description tag in google not showing HTML tags properly?

I am writing articles about different HTML tags. Currently, my description tag looks like this: Read about the HTML5 Tag. but it should actually be: Read about the HTML5 <iframe> Tag. This ...
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How to create an SEO friendly custom post type title using Yoast [closed]

I have used this code to filter $title of a custom post type, and it works perfectly fine when there are search results on the post type e.g A query for Mercedes Benz cars for sale in Paris would show ...
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Duplicate titles being flagged are on pages with different languages

Google Search Console flags duplicate titles for the following pages on my site - they all have the title 'prodname' /de/products/georadar/prodname /es/products/georadar-gpr-radar-de-penetracion-...
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Google shows “Widget tips” instead of “Widget” as title, but I don’t use this term anywhere

I have been working on one of the client's website from couple of months now. I have installed Yoast SEO plugin and titles was forced to put site name i.e "Widget" at the end of each post. But from ...
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Why would Google show the old title when it has indexed the page with a new title?

I changed the title and meta description of a web page. It got re-indexed but still it shows in search results with the old title. Why would this happen and how would we resolve it?
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Multiple titles and page descriptions on Google [duplicate]

When I search for a client's URL on Google, each page on the site is listed with a different title regardless of the fact that they all share an identical title tag. Additionally, when I search for a ...