John Mueller : Panda does not punish websites for duplicate meta descriptions and title tags
During the next videoconference specialist of quality of Google search John Mueller said that the presence of duplicate title tags and meta descriptions on the website does not lead to problems associated with the quality of search on Google. In particular, these sites are not covered by the algorithm “Panda”.
According to him, in essence, duplicate title tags and other meta tags do not indicate the quality of the search. He added: “The presence of duplicate title tags and meta tags does not mean that your site has quality problems.” Instead, Google pay more attention to the overall quality of the site.
John Mueller recommended to remove duplication, if it is. In this case, the expert noted that it will not affect the assessment of the quality of the site Google. He said this at the 46-minute video conference:
We will remind that John Mueller said last week, that Google does not provide any “white lists”, which would list the characteristics of sites, guaranteeing not hit by the algorithms Penguin or Panda.