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How to change the title for your website?

Sasha Updated by Sasha

After generating a website, either through a Template or from scratch, the website always acquires randomly generated name, based on the shop name or the template name, that are often not professionally looking. To improve the branding of your website and make it appear more professional, In this article we'll demonstrate how to change the name of your website pages displayed in the tabs of your browser and also for the search engines, such as Google search.

How to change the name of your website?

To change your website's name, displayed in the search engines such as Google search, follow the next steps:

Firstly, choose the site you're working from here, in order to enter the Website Builder.

Secondly, once you access the Website Builder, go to the Dashboard.

Thirdly, go to Site settings.

Finally, change the name of your website in Site Name* field

For more streamlined branding, If you have a custom domain, the Site Name should be aligned with the name of the domain.
Be aware that a Site name is not connected to having a custom domain for a website. To learn more about custom domains, check this article.

How to change the names of your website pages?

To change the names of your website pages, that are displayed in the tabs of a browser, follow the next steps:

Firstly, choose the site you're working from here, in order to enter the Website Builder.

Secondly, once you access the Website Builder, go to the Dashboard.

Thirdly, go to the SEO App.

Finally, when in the SEO App, hover over a page for which you'd want to change the name, click on the little gear called Edit, and from the window change the Page Title.

Be aware that the Page title in the SEO App is displayed externally, in the browser tabs and on the internet, while the Title in the Pages app is displayed internally, most often through a Pages element, as part of the menu located in the header of a website.
To learn more on the importance and how to properly configure your SEO App, check this article.

FAQ

How can I change the domain name in the Admin, under my Sites?

It's not possible to rename it and it always takes the initial name of the store, when the website is generated. Unless the URL is shared, it's only visible internally, visitors of your website won't see it anymore, once a custom domain is connected.

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