How to make your Selz Store SEO friendly with meta descriptions

Getting found on the web is critical, so Selz makes SEO easy by including a simple way to add meta descriptions to your Selz Store, categories and products. Meta descriptions are essentially your sales pitch – they are what displays in search engine results under your search results.

Adding a meta description to your Selz Store

  1. Go to your Dashboard > Store > Store Editor
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2. Next, click on the Pages & Menus tab

3. Click the settings (gear) icon for the Home page and choose Settings

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4. You can set the Title and Description for your Home page here.

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Adding a meta description to your Categories

You can add a meta description to your each of your store Categories by going to your Selz dashboard and clicking on Categories.

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When you’re adding or editing a new Category you’ll see in the Description section, ‘Use for meta description’ with a checkbox. All you need to do is make sure you check that box, and you’re set.

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Adding a meta description to your products

The process is pretty simple for product listings.

When you’re creating or editing one of your products, click on the SEO tab at the top of the page and all you need to do is fill out the required fields. You can add a page title, a meta description (this can be different to the product description) and a custom URL.

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Make sure you use search friendly terms that accurately describe your product and are likely to be in used in a search by a potential customer.
Save your changes and you’re done!

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