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Ideal Length of Title and Meta Tags ?

What is ideal or recommended length of title and meta description tag according to google in 2017 ?
 

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The most ideal title length for any website should be upto 60 characters and 150 for meta description tag.....it is the best practice
 
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The most ideal title length for any website should be upto 60 characters and 150 for meta description tag.....it is the best practice
Yes I know it is the ideal length ... Just want to know It's still a good practise in 2017 after Fred Update of Google ?
 
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Yes it is......Don't worry about it I am sure about it
 
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I think the ideal number of characters for the title is somewhere between 50-65 characters. A good practice would be to put the main part of your title (i.e. the keywords) in the front just in case your title is too long and the last bit gets ignored by google.

Meta description is longer and 150 words should be a good limit
 
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Ideally, meta title should be 50-60 characters and meta description should be not more than 150-160 characters.
 
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Title Length is 55 to 60 characters
Meta Description length is 150 to 160 characters

make sure Keywords are placed in this limit characters
 
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Recommended Length of Title: 50-60 Characters
Recommended Length of Description: 150 Characters
 
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According to SearchEngineJournal, Meta Title's length has been increased to 70–71 characters, previous it was 50–60 characters. Meta description length has been increased from 160 to 278 characters. https://www.searchenginejournal.com/...s-2016/163812/
 
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Title length should be within 60 - 65 characters including spaces. An for meta description it should not be longer than 170 characters.
 
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Ideal Title Length

The ideal character length for META TITLE is within 60 characters. As for META DESCRIPTION, the character limit is 160 characters to maintain readability in Google search.
 
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50-60 characters of a title tag & 160 characters of description which is readable in Google search...
 
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It's funny, in all these years I never bothered counting characters because in reality it don't matter. Meta data and title are used for more than just Google. Any excess just gets truncated anyways and does not harm you if it's longer.
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Standard Title Tag length - 60 Characters and
Standard Description Tag - 160 Characters
 
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For the title, it should be 50-65 characters and for description not more than 160 words.
 
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There is no rule as such as well as there is no penalty for lengthy title tag.
Ideally 60 characters have been considered good enough but one must not worry about it and put what naturally comes. (Not phrase)

Also, you need to use more than that, possibly you are aiming too much from a single web page. Divide the entire content based on categorisation and have 20-50 characters title tag for each page. For e.g. If it is a company website, don't have just one single products page and plan to achieve rank for all products via one single page. Create one page for each product and title tag for that particular product. Not only this will solve your worry abt title tag but also will help google understand each of your webpages instead of getting confused because of junk of keywords in title tag.
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Title length for any website should be up to50- 60 (600 pixels) characters and 150-160 characters Meta destruction limit.
 
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Title length for any website should be up to50- 60 (600 pixels) characters and 150-160 characters Meta destruction limit.
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Yes it is. Don't see the reason why google need to change it.
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