What is Meta Tag? by Top Digital Marketing Agency, Absolute Digital

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If you’ve ever talked to anyone about ranking your website on Google’s Search Engine Results Page (SERP) by using Google Search Engine Optimisation (SEO), you’ve probably heard of these terms like:

  1. Mobile Responsive
  2. UI/UX
  3. Meta-tagging
  4. Domain Authority
  5. Backlinks

These are some of the main factors Google’s algorithm takes into account while ranking your website on their page. So, to optimise your website is to improve on these aspects.

What is a Meta Tag?

What is Meta Tag? | Google SEO Absolute Digital

A meta tag is summary information about the webpage in the HTML of the document.

This information is called “metadata” and it can be read by search engines and web crawlers, but not displayed on the page itself.

Search engines such as Google use metadata from meta tags to understand additional information about the webpage. They can use this information for ranking purposes, to display snippets in search results, and sometimes they can ignore meta tags.

Example of meta tags include the <title> and <description> elements:

What is Meta Tag? | Google SEO Absolute Digital

Types of Meta Tag

What is Meta Tag? | Google SEO Absolute Digital

There are 4 types of meta tags, namely:

3 Tips to Improve Your SEO with Meta Tagging

What is Meta Tag? | Google SEO Absolute Digital

Meta tagging can help improve your websites Google SEO ranking more than you think! In summary:

You don’t need to be a programmer to implement Meta tags. Just some basic knowledge about HTML and you’re all set! Absolute Digital can help you find the most effective keywords for use in your website’s meta tags – feel free to drop us an email at hello@absolutedigital.sg or give us a call at +65 8892 1290.

Conclusion

What is Meta Tag? | Google SEO Absolute Digital

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What is Meta Tag? | Google SEO Absolute Digital