Tag Archives: title

What Is The Best Title Tag Length For SEO?

By | November 22, 2021

Google’s John Mueller answered a question in a recent Google SEO Office-hours hangout about what the ideal length for a title tag is for SEO and ranking purposes. The person asking the question was concerned because most of his title tags were well over sixty-five characters long. Sixty-Five Characters for a Title Tag In Google’s search results it… Read More »

6 Important Insights About Title Tags (953,276 Pages Studied)

By | November 16, 2021

Google’s recent switch to relying less on title tags to generate SERP titles caused a stir in the SEO industry in August and September. The feedback from SEOs has been rather harsh. There’s no wonder, given some of the initial failures of the new system. Here’s one of the worst title tag rewrites that I’ve seen: Great example of… Read More »

In Search: Making SEO Small Talk [Episode 1 – Authorship for YMYL Sites & Featured Snippets vs. Title Optimization

By | November 14, 2021

October 29, 2018   |   Posted by The In Search SEO Podcast In Search Podcast Episode 1 Summary    In this, the first episode of In Search: Making SEO Small Talk, a weekly SEO podcast, we analyze the latest news coming out of the SEO industry, talk tips for creating authoritative authorship when lacking official credentials, and whether or… Read More »

Continuous Scrolling in SERPs and New Title Tag Guidance | Seer Interactive

By | November 4, 2021

Continuous Scrolling in SERPs Google recently announced the introduction of continuous scrolling on mobile devices for “most English searches”. What You Need to Know Google announced on The Keyword and on Twitter that they’ve rolled out “continuous scrolling” which shows more than the standard 10 results on the first page of mobile search results. They were careful to… Read More »

Title Tags are a Tiny Ranking Factor

By | October 31, 2021

Google’s John Mueller, in a YouTube Office-hours hangout, answered a question regarding title tags and search rankings. He addressed whether title tag rewriting impacts rankings and also what effect adding the company name to the beginning, end or at all has on rankings. Mueller also described the title tag as a tiny search ranking factor. Search Ranking Impact… Read More »

How to Fix Google Title Tag Rewrites

By | October 31, 2021

In an Office-hours hangout Google’s John Mueller answered the question of what algorithm factors are used to decide title tag rewrites. Mueller offered suggestions for a proactive approach for dealing with the title tag rewrite problem. What Factors Influence Title Tag Algorithm? The person asking the question wanted to know what factors influenced Google’s algorithm to change title… Read More »

Navigating Google’s title changes: The rollout, what’s happening now and what you can do about it

By | October 22, 2021

In August, Google introduced a new system for generating title links (the title of a search result in Google Search). “This is because we think our new system is producing titles that work better for documents overall, to describe what they are about, regardless of the particular query,” the company explained. However, during the new system’s initial rollout,… Read More »

Title Tags SEO: Guide to 3x More Clicks

By | October 20, 2021

When they said do not judge a book by its cover, the internet had not yet been invented. If they knew what we know now, they would know that a title can make or break a content site. Headlines are the outcome of using the title tags. They’re what attracts a user from the SERP to your site… Read More »

Meta Title Tags: How to Write Them With SEO Best Practices

By | October 19, 2021

The meta title tag is an HTML code tag that tells search engines and web browsers what the title of a web page is. It looks like this inside the HTML code: <title>This is the title of a web page</title> Writing effective title tags is a crucial skill in search engine optimization (SEO) and online marketing. What is… Read More »

Case Study: Should You Add a CTA to a Page’s Title Tag?

By | October 15, 2021

Before you start: what do you know about SEO split-testing? If you’re unfamiliar with the principles of statistical SEO split-testing and how SplitSignal works, we’re suggesting you start here or request a demo of SplitSignal.  First, we asked our Twitter followers to vote: 60% of our followers guessed it right, the test result was positive. Read the full… Read More »