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(Entry was posted by Timothy Bond on this post in the Dumb SEO Questions community on Facebook, Thursday, June 20, 2013).

Title and meta is not being updated in search results?

Just wanted some advice. I launched a site sometime ago, however the title and meta information is not being updated in search results. The interesting thing is though is, I posted a link on G+ and the correct title and meta information was displayed and site has recently been crawled. Any ideas?

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Selected answers from the Dumb SEO Questions G+ community.

  • Lena Ruchko:

    Hi Timothy! I think it is simply because you referred to a website externally- posted a link to it. Moreover, you used Google service (Google +) which increased the chances that the link will be spotted soon. That is why your site has been finally crawled recently.

  • Heidi Strom Moon:

    What`s the cache date for your pages? We`ve often seen a lag between a site being indexed by Google and its cache being updated with new content. (And different cache results displayed for different users, presumably because they are hitting different servers.)

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