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Company name in Title tag? RonSolo msg:3759166 4:29 pm on Oct 5, 2008 (gmt 0) I've read that it's best to keep the Title tag short (2-3 word phrases) targeting the core keywords for that page. But, I've also noticed a lot of sites put their company name in the Title as well. Is this recommended or does it dilute the Title tag?
agerhart msg:3759397 1:35 am on Oct 6, 2008 (gmt 0)
That is common practice...you don't need to worry about it diluting the title tag.
Go with something like:
[target phrase] - [company - name]
or replace the target phrase with a title tag that uses 2 or 3 keyword variations in a way that still allows the title to capture the user and increase click through rates.
RonSolo msg:3759424 3:25 am on Oct 6, 2008 (gmt 0)
Thanks for clearing that up, agerhart. Much appreciated.