What You Need to Know About How to Write Meta Descriptions

Let’s start with a basic overview. What is a meta description? In simple terms, a meta tag description is a snippet that summarizes what the webpage or blog post is about. This short summary (usually 150–300 characters in length) is added in the code of the page for search engines to read.

How does the meta content affect your search engine rankings?

According to Google, they don’t actually use this meta information in the ranking part of the algorithm. However, it