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Adding a Description

Description is a snippet of text that describes the page's content.

It often shows in search engine previews.

All pages have a default description that is pre-set. This can be changed.

Descriptions should be 160 characters. They must be less than 200 characters.


The description field is located in 'Metadata' under the 'More' tab.

the metadata menu is under the

Type your description text into the 'description' field and save changes.

Descriptions must be less than 200 characters. If you go over the 200 limit, the system will not allow you to save changes.

The description field in the metadata area