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So I recently received a notification in my Bing webmaster account stating that one of my pages had a meta description tag that was too long. The issue was labeled as "Severe" according to the message. The issue stems from a meta description tag on the index page of my website www.pctechauthority.com. Just this morning I went to check on my website stats and found that Bing had removed 40+ pages of my website from its index. There was no notification of penalization, but I can put two and two together. Really, your going to de-index virtually half my website because of a single meta tag? I could see penalizing someone for intentionally doing something deceptive, but that was not my intention, and I think Microsoft is getting carried away for taking action like this over a meta tag. I worked 100 hours a week for the last six months, and coded out the entire website in nothing more than notepad! I know my code, but I am not perfect! I think its obvious at this point that Microsoft takes no value in others hard work! What, does Microsoft think we are robots? I am nearly human like everyone else, and nothing more. My site consists of hundreds of thousands of lines of code, yet somehow Microsoft expects us to have not so much as a single error anywhere on our site or they cut our wrists off! Its insulting! Its nice to know that I like many others have worked myself to sheer exhaustion so that people like Microsoft can complain that it isn't good enough. A note to other webmaster/designers, you better make sure you don't have so much as a single misspelled word, a missing forward slash, closing tag, or a meta description that is 2 characters too long, otherwise Microsoft will cut your wrists off!
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