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    Eliminating Duplicate Meta Titles for Category Pages


    Hi,

    I'm trying to figure out how I can eliminate duplicate meta titles from my category pages in WP. Currently when I go to the 2nd, 3rd, etc page of a category it's pulling the main meta title and description for each, whereas I need them to be unique. So some sort of format where it's "Meta Title | Page #". What's the best way to accomplish this? For the meta description, how should I set that to keep it unique while still using the meta I want for the main page of each category?

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    Hope this plugin will help you

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    Thanks. I actually have Yoast installed and I've adjusted the meta title of the category with it, but I don't see where I can make each page of that category a unique title.
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    I think using above plugin you can edit meta tags of individual pages.
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    Will that conflict with everything setup on Yoast?
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    Originally Posted by Tactical1
    Will that conflict with everything setup on Yoast?
    Each category page is an archive page defined by parameters inherent to your theme. Yoast SEO plugin will allow you to override the default meta tag category (which you can edit manually without Yoast by going to Categories => meta description), but even so, each page will be called by "category name" page1, to be proceeded by "category name" page2, and so forth. You shouldn't be seeing duplicates unless you have the same meta description for multiple categories and posts tagged with both of those categories.

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    It is a kind of diffrent concept but require total study of the domain to eliminate the categories in wp-admin. But there are some of the plugins such as wordpress seo or yoast seo which have options in there. All in one seo pack is my favourite for doing this kind of stuff.
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    This should not be a problem if you are using rel next and rel previous. The reason being that google will see the rel next and previous and then know that the main page is the first one. Look at: Official Google Webmaster Central Blog: Pagination with rel=“next” and rel=“prev”

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