Metatags are labels with information about our site, like the theme of the website or blog, its description, keywords, author’s information, language, among many others. They are important because help search engines and other web applications to rank your web, so if you don’t have them it makes their work even more difficult, and the result is less visits and visits that are not related with the articles.
One of the most neglected parts in Blogger are precisely the metatags, because they don’t think the proper indexing of your page is important enough. Well, in this article we’ll show you how to place the most important in the home and in the pages of the labels.
- Go to “Layout”, and then to “Edit HTML”.
- Search for the following code:
- Under this code will be conditions to show the metatags in their own pages, according to the following code scheme:
<!-- Home Metatags --> <b:if cond='data:blog.pageType == "index"'> <meta content='here the keywords, separated by commmas' name='keywords'/> <meta content='description of the general website content' name='description'/> </b:if> <!-- Labels Pages Metatags --> <b:if cond='"http://label-address" == data:blog.url'> <meta content='here the words taht describe this label' name='keywords'/> <meta content='description of the content of this label' name='description'/> </b:if>
As you can see, there is a code for the home and one for labels and will be repeated for each label you want to describe their contents.