Meta tags (the trendy nickname for "metadata" tags) are special HTML code snippets that are only visible to search engines. Meta tags have a couple of handy uses:
Proper use of meta tags can be particularly helpful for SEO.
SEO-Rx checks three primary Meta tags:
This tag is used by search engines to create the page description you see in search results. SEO-Rx verifies that your description is within parameters for optimal display.
This tag lets web browsers know that your site is responsive. (Your site is responsive, right?)
Robot meta tags control how a search engine can index your page.
In this Help section, we’ll explain each of these checks and what SEO-Rx recommends.