If just started a blog, then I know you are not taking blog description seriously.
But, I want to tell you Blog Description ( Meta description) helps you to get more visitors on your blog and also in your branding.
The blog post description helps you to rank on the search engine. Many blog posts do not rank on search engines because they don’t have a good description of their blog or blog post.
If you think blog description is not essential, then trust me, you are making a terrible mistake.
Many peoples do on-page SEO off-page SEO for their blog, but they can’t write a good blog description. That’s why they lose a lot of traffic.
When someone finds your blog on SERP, they see your blog description first, then the title of the blog.
That’s why I am writing this blog post to write a great blog description that attracts every one toward your blog.
There are two types of descriptions.
- Blog Description – This is the description that appears below the homepage URL in SERP. The blog description describes your blog.
- Blog Post Description – This appears below every post URL in SERP. The blog post description is a small intro to your post.
If your post is on top position in SERP, but you don’t have an attractive description, then the posts that rank below your post get more clicks than you.
How To Write Blog Description?
If you are using WordPress, then it’s elementary for you. You can write it with the help of any WordPress SEO plugin.
In Rank Math, you will get a direct option to edit your homepage description.
Here you can easily add your blog description.
Some Tips For Writing A Blog Description
- Write about your Niche
- Showcase your expertise
- Use Some eye-catchy words
I think now you understand How to write a blog description.
Let me show you some fantastic blog descriptions of different blogs that give you an idea you make an excellent blog description for your blog.
Example Of Amazing Blog Description
Here are some blog description examples that give you an idea to make a great meta description.
I added travel blog description also added examples of tech, fitness, blogging, marketing blogs.
Here you can see backlinko add their brand name also write you will about SEO and link building strategies. So in this example, you know that they said the brand name and what they provide in their blog.
2. Neil Patel
Now see Neil Patel use some power words and also write about the content of their blog that funnels.
3. Pixel Photography
Pixel Photography their brand name and their products that an offer and also used some conversational word.
4. Fitness Blender
Fitness blender writes about the content or services that they provide on the blog.
In this description, you see they use the conversational word, Power words, and their content that you will find on their blog.
6. Phone Radar
Here you will see that simple description with niche and power words that attract readers of their niche.
How To Write Blog Post Description?
As I said, the blog post description is the description of your post that you writing that shows below post link in SERP.
You will see a section for blog post description below the blog.
In this section, you can write blog post description ( Blog post description is known as meta description)
Before writing a blog post description (meta description), you should know some factors that you should use.
Many peoples writing long descriptions, but long descriptions can’t help you to rank. Write a description under 160 characters because a short description attracts more readers.
Secret Tip To Write Attractive Blog Post Description
You don’t need any blog description generator. You can write a description for your blog just by using the below steps.
Easy Language – Use simple language never use complicated words in post description
Word Limit – Write description under 160 characters because short description attract readers
Use Main Keyword – Always use your main keyword in description also try to use keywords in the first sentence.
Use LSI Keywords – LSI keywords show the relevancy of your content that helps you to rank on top of SERP.
Conversational Words – Always use casual words like I and You. These words help you to increase CTR.
Keyword stuffing – Never use too many keywords or repeated keywords in the meta description.
Check Competitor – Always check your competitor blog description. It gives you an idea to make a good description of that keyword.
- Search Your Main Keyword On Google
- Check Ads on that keyword
- Use some of their LSI keywords
Now You Get an idea to write a great blog post description (meta description).
Now never avoid meta description. Always write a catchy eye description using the above tips.
How to Add Blog Description In Blogger?
If you are using Blogger (Blogspot) instead of WordPress, then you can get an idea to write a great blog description.
So, To add blog description on blogger, follow the below steps.
- Open Your Blogger Dashboard
- Go to the setting section
- Then click on search preferences
- Now enable Search Description
- Here you can add a description in the blogger
- In blogger, you can add description up to 150 words
I hope now you understand how to add blog description in blogger.
So, now move ahead and see how to add blog post description in blogger.
How to Add Blog Post Description In Blogger?
It’s straightforward to add post description in blogger.
Just open your post editor, and here on the right side, you will see an option of search description here you can write your blog post description.
What Is meta description?
It’s the description of your blog that shows below your homepage URL in SERP.
What is the post meta description?
It’s the description of your blog post, and it also appears below the post link in SERP.
What is the maximum word limit of meta description?
If you are using WordPress, then it is 160 words, and If you are using a blogger that it is 150 words.
Now It’s Your Turn
I hope you understand about blog description importance and how to write a meta description in WordPress or blogger.
I also share some fantastic tips that help you write an attractive meta description. Also, share some real blog description examples that give you an idea to write a description without using a blog description generator.
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I’m Akash Singh I am writing about blogging, SEO, Affiliate Marketing, and more to help beginners to grow their blogs and websites.