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What is Description meta tag definition ?

Description meta tag is a meta tag used to describe the content of a webpage to search engines.

Description meta tag no longer affects ranking on SERPs, but it can sometimes be used by Google and other search engines to describe a page in SERPS (see video below).

A good use of description meta tag may therefore impact click rate in SERPs for a given rank.

Google guidelines relating to description meta tag:


Matt Cutts speaks about the use of meta tags:

Published on Thursday 8 November 2012 (Authors)