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POLL: Could Changing your Meta Tags Result in More Google +1s?

Now that Google +1s have become important to search engine optimization and social media marketing website owners will be going to great lengths to increase the likelihood that users will +1 a page. At SEO Inc. we have been developing many new and exciting strategies to increase the probability that a user will +1 a page in Google search results.

One idea we have been kicking around is putting a call to action in the meta description. We are in the process of implementing this on some test sites right now. But we wanted to get your opinion first, as we thought this new idea could spark some excellent debate.

Changing Meta Tags for More Google +1s

What do you think? Would you be more likely to +1 this search result listing.

www.example.com/my-favorite-url

Title: Welcome to My Favorite URL

Description: This page is here to talk about my favorite URL on the Internet. It is a amazing page. Learn more about this page.

Or this search result listing?

www.example.com/my-favorite-url

Title: Welcome to My Favorite URL

Description: This page is here to talk about my favorite URL on the Internet. It is a amazing page. +1 this amazing URL now!

Give us your answer below! Lets get some conversation going! What do you think? Will adding this call to action increase +1s?

About Garry Grant

Garry Grant is a veteran expert in search engine optimization and the digital marketing industry. With nearly 20 years of experience, Garry has successfully built a multi-service operation at SEO, Inc., developing proprietary technologies through complex strategic solutions. He has extensive experience in key initiatives and operational responsibilities grounded in information technology and performance management.

Garry’s expertise and esteemed reputation, coupled with SEO Inc.’s impressive client success record has earned him such accolades as Entrepreneur Magazine's 2005 Hot List for the Hottest Internet Property, Inc. 500 2007 Honorary award for Fastest Growing Private Company in America, an Inc. 500 top 50 Company in San Diego, and interviews with The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, WIRED, Entrepreneur and The Huffington Post.

Garry Grant began his online career in 1993 creating strategic Web and e-business solutions for Homepage.com, The Rush Limbaugh Show, Premiere Radio Networks, Clear Channel Communications, EarthLink and Artisan Motion Pictures. Today, Garry and SEO Inc.’s highly skilled digital strategists develop proprietary technology and strategic digital marketing direction for Fortune 500 companies including, SC Johnson, McAfee, Entrepreneur.com., Inc Magazine, IGN, Tacorri, LPL Financial, National Kidney Foundation, G4 TV, Fuel TV and Sony, just to name a few.