On Monday, my post entitled “How Distilled Stole My Page Title” went around the Twittersphere. It was interesting to see the feedback and there were a lot of comments from a lot of people I respect. Read the comments here.
Now I run into an issue. I’ve never confronted something like this before, and I want to test in order to see what will cause the page title to change back in Google.
I need your help testing
How should I proceed with the testing? The first test is already in place. I unapproved the comments that Jen from SEOmoz thinks may have been contributing:
This test has been in place for 24 hours. It does not seem that Google has cached the page yet, but according to @rosshudgens:
The title has changed a bit. You can see that there is now a new “- The” in the title:
Compare to before:
I am going to run this test until tomorrow morning. Now the question becomes “What do I test next?”
Take the poll and help me out!
If you select “Other”, please tell me in the comments what you suggest.
Thanks everyone! I’ll be publishing my findings once all this is done!