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Tips for Writing Great Meta Descriptions

  • Include a CTA in Meta Description: CTAs help users know what the page offers & what they can expect if they click. It can give them an incentive for clicking through & engaging with your site.
  • Focus on Value in Meta Description: Describing the value you offer can entice people to click. They should be able to understand what is on offer & if it is worth their time.
  • A/B Test the Meta Descriptions: Meta description is a great place to experiment with different keywords/phrases/CTAs. This helps you determine what drives more engagement without doing anything permanent/drastic in your site.


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