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Questions tagged [metadata]

Meta-data provides information about one or more aspects of the data. Meta-data may refer to either structural metadata (data about the containers of data) or descriptive metadata (data about data content).

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Joomla page title is not article title for some articles

I am using version 3.6.5. After some SEO inspection, we realized that some article pages are using duplicate page titles (the site name being the page title). I compared the article whose page title ...
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Modify the <head> tag of a page from a module using Joomla core functions

I'm going to explain: I'm new to Joomla! and I have 3 modules in which I have to rewrite the URLs for SEO purposes. In order to rewrite URLs has been provided this solution on SE WebMasters. It ...
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How to change home page title and description in meta tag

I have a test website running joomla 3.4: http://test.amberaviation.com.au If you look at the source code of the home page. It says <meta name="description" content="change_here" /> <title&...
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What is the correct (preffered) entry in SEF plugin for Site Domain

Recently I found out that meta tag rel="canonical" is missing from my page source. So I went to SEF plugin. It was published. But the field 'Site Domain' was empty. I entered http://my-site.com in the ...
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How Can I Set The <title> Tag Using The Sourcerer Extension?

I'm trying to build a Joomla article to display a photo the user selects. I'm using the Regular Labs Sourcerer plugin to place the required PHP code into my article. I want to set various tags within ...
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Load metadata from mysql

I've got articles with single images or gallery created with SIGE on my website, I need to load metadata for each image from mysql database, is that possible?
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How Useful Are Meta Descriptions & Keywords

When writing Joomla articles I tend to leave out the meta information under publishing options, but should I be including it and if so, what benefit (if any) will I notice as regards page ranking? I ...
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Where to edit meta description for each article?

I am using k2. It seems to me meta description for each k2 item is automatically generated by getting a small part of the item. I think meta description is essential to SEO, isn't it? Is there anyway ...
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How to hide robots.txt from users?

As robots.txt can be found: site.com/robots.txt everyone can see it, including also bad thinking persons. How can I hide the robots.txt from everyone except the search-bots?
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How to change or hide the author meta tag? Facebook still shows the author meta when sharing

I am trying to change the author meta tag. Now, when a user goes to share something to facebook, then the author meta tag is displayed his name. I want to change it to his username. thank you
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How plugin can check if meta tag exists?

So, I'm trying to modify a plugin. This plugin sets some meta tags in the head section using addCustomTag (adding <meta property="og:...>, etc.) The problem is that they should be added only ...
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Offline site and facebook scraping

I have just created a new Joomla 3.3.6 website which has always been set to 'offline'. This is because my client doesn't want to launch until a specific date. I have incorporated 'add this' and '...
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How to change Website Information link shared on Facebook?

When I share my main website on Facebook, it's not showing the right information on Photo, website's name and website's description. Is there any way I can customize this information? not just for me,...
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Facebook Share - Remove: “The Joomla! content management system lets you create webpages…”

When I try to share anything from facebook, I get the default description: The Joomla! content management system lets you create webpages of various types using extensions. There are 5 basic types ...