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    Meta Description Not Displaying Correctly


    Today I noticed that some pages from my site's meta descriptions are displaying incorrectly on yahoo. For example, some of the pages indexed on yahoo are displaying the first portion of my description tag but are pulling the other portions from my page (very strange) . However, these SAME pages are displaying the correct descriptions on google search results.

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    Almost all search engines do this now.

    Its a QUALITY initiative on their part.

    Google, yahoo etc will pull relevant content to the search term, and place it in the description
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    Understandable....however, in my case....yahoo isn't pulling relevant information. They're pulling these such as "about us." Furthermore, it is only occuring with some links and not others.
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    Originally Posted by Denova2008
    Today I noticed that some pages from my site's meta descriptions are displaying incorrectly on yahoo. For example, some of the pages indexed on yahoo are displaying the first portion of my description tag but are pulling the other portions from my page (very strange) . However, these SAME pages are displaying the correct descriptions on google search results.

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    You can use META NOODP tag in your meta tag...
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    Try this and see if it changes on your next page index.

    <meta name="robots" content="index,follow,NOYDIR,NOODP">

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