text when linking on facebook

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text when linking on facebook

Post by ps76 » Mon Mar 04, 2019 1:52 pm

When I put a link to my website onto a facebook group, it shows a picture - thats okay - together with the webadresse, "granvista.dk" and "index". How/where do I change the "index" word to something meaningful? It does not change if I change in the page properties ("title" or "menu name"). So it must be somewhere else?

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Re: text when linking on facebook

Post by Pablo » Mon Mar 04, 2019 2:15 pm

Maybe the page name is 'index'?

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Re: text when linking on facebook

Post by ps76 » Tue Mar 05, 2019 5:39 pm

yes. But is that not a requirement for publishing correctlyh, that the first page is named "index" ?

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Re: text when linking on facebook

Post by Pablo » Tue Mar 05, 2019 6:07 pm

Your website must have an index page, otherwise the server will not have landing page.
So, it is a requirement.

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Re: text when linking on facebook

Post by ps76 » Tue Mar 05, 2019 6:16 pm

yes, so I cannot rename the page if it is called "index", right? Thats why I asked where to change the text, so that it does now show index but something about the product in stead.

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Re: text when linking on facebook

Post by Pablo » Tue Mar 05, 2019 7:00 pm

You can rename the page, but your website will most likely no longer work properly (unrelated to WWB).

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Re: text when linking on facebook

Post by crispy68 » Tue Mar 05, 2019 7:24 pm

are you using facebook open graph tags?

https://developers.facebook.com/docs/ ... ebmasters/

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Re: text when linking on facebook

Post by ps76 » Tue Mar 05, 2019 7:29 pm

Thanks, Crispy - that debugger tool actually cleaned away the index word and replaced it with what I had put in the page name. Seems to work okay now. Thanks.

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