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Custom description on Sharing

While sharing on face book, we would see description of the page being shared. Now, Blogger added a feature of making that description to be in the way you wish.

This articles has two sections,
  1. How to enable Search Description?
  2. How to add custom description?
How to enable Search Description?
  1. Go to Dashboard > Settings > Search Preferences
  2. Under Meta Tags > Click "Edit" on Description
  3. Change to "Yes" from "No" and add a description to your blog.
  4. Save Changes.
How to add custom description?
  1. Go to Dashboard > Post List
  2. Click on the search description
  3. Now add the description as you require.
  4. Click Done > Update
  5. Now try sharing.
Even after enabling & adding custom search description, if you could not see the change happening while sharing on facebook, you might want to try out the facebook open graph object debugger.


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