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XF 1.5 How to fix duplicate title and descriptions in resources for SEO

Discussion in 'XenForo Questions and Support' started by Mr Lucky, Jan 12, 2016.

  1. Mr Lucky

    Mr Lucky Well-Known Member

    Google Webmaster tools is flagging up a lot of duplicate title meta tags (in HTML Improvements) due to a resource and its associated discussion being seen as two distinct pages but with same title tag.

    I believe for better SEO this should not happen, should there be a rel=next/prevous attribute to stop this happening.

    Same is happening for description meta tags, same tag for overview, history, comments though I believe this is less of a SEO issue.
     
  2. Kintaro

    Kintaro Well-Known Member

    there's the same problem with threads from different sub-nodes with the same title
    https://xenforo.com/community/threads/gwt-duplicate-meta-problems.113039/
    https://xenforo.com/community/threads/duplicate-title-issue-with-webmaster-tool-xenforo-forum.40209/

    same problem with title tags of threads if your nodes are like that:
    • Women
      • Shopping
      • Family
    • Men
      • Shopping
      • Family
    There will be 2 shopping nodes and 2 family nodes but google will see duplicates because they are:

    community/shopping.4/
    community/shopping.3/

    community/family.5/
    community/shopping.6/
     
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  3. Jkay

    Jkay Member

    same problem here, any suggestion?
     

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