How to remove blog title from Post title in Blogger/Blogspot?
The Reason behind writing this Blog post “Remove blog title from post title in blogger” is Today while doing SEO analysis of my blog i found errors in SEO report saying 94 PAGES WITH A <TITLE> TAG THAT IS TOO LONG, and Google allows max 65 characters inside title tag, if our title tag is more lengthier then search engines may cut important parts of our search appearance text.
Then I Researched through SEO analyzer to get rid of problem and found that Blogger by default shows Page title on search results in below format.
Your Blog Post Title + Blog Main Page Title which causes increase in length and affect SEO of blog before My blog page title to search results are as shown in below Image.
Best Recommendation for Page Title tags.
Title tags should be short. Shorter titles are easier for people to read and for search engines to crawl. It is recommended to keep your title tag under 65 characters so you don’t run the risk of having part of it cut out from the search results page.
Once i Diagnosed with Lengthy Title error on my blogger blog, I just followed below steps to remove Homepage Title from my post title tag.
3 Easy steps to Remove Blog title from Post title of Blogger/Blogspot blog.
Step 1 – Go to Blogger > Theme > Edit HTML. as shown in below image.
Step 2 – Find a code as shown in image below for custom blogger templates if you are using Bloggers inbuilt templates then Press Ctrl+F and find <data:blog.pageTitle/> Then Replace this code with New code given in step3.
Step 3 -Replace Found code with Given code below. as showin in image after this code.
<title> <b:if cond='data:blog.pageType == "index"'> <data:blog.title/> <b:elseif cond='data:blog.pageType != "error_page"'/> <data:blog.pageName/> <b:else/> 404 | <data:blog.title/> </b:if> </title>
After replacing code save blogger theme and Retest your URL for page title visibility confirmation if everything done properly. When i checked my page as previously tested and found affected again I found issue resolved and now My page title contain only Post Title and Blog homepage title got removed.
So here we successfully shortened Blog post Title for better SEO, Please comment if you have any queries.