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For anyone interested the user was helped over here: https://getsatisfaction.com/addonbakery/topics/seo-lite-extra-desc-not-over-riding


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Below final solution based on category custom fields (thanks to Mark), SEO Lite module, Low Seg2Cat and GWcode Categories plugin in case someone will have similar problem which I had. {if segment_2!="" && segment_3==""} {exp:gwcode_categories show="{segment_2_category_id}" custom_fields="yes" style="linear"} {embed="includes/.header-...


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To remove postfix in SEO Lite you need to do below changes in SEO Lite >> Settings page. You need to remove {site_name} from Template field and also need to remove  |  from Default title postfix field in Settings page of SEO Lite module. So, above steps will remove Default Postfix. Also see screenshot for more reference. After making above ...


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Try changing the line $this->EE->cp->set_variable('cp_page_title', lang($lang_key)); to $this->EE->view->cp_page_title = lang($lang_key);


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Yepp, the homepage is a special case as it does not have an url_title which you need if you use the "use_last_segment" parameter. So you'll have to fetch it using entry_id, or alternatively modify the default SEO Lite template in the CP to fit the homepage.


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I got it figured out. In my main layout I used the following, where the entry ID of 11 is the ID for the home page entry: {if segment_1 ==""} {exp:seo_lite entry_id="11"} {if:else} {exp:seo_lite use_last_segment='yes'} {/if}


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The only thing I can think of in your case is to specify some default in the description or keywords that you know and can check against. So, if SEO Lite defaults you'll know about it and can then use the ones from the entry. The way I usually do this though is with extra tags, have you looked at those? http://wedoaddons.com/seo-lite/extra-tags


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Why not just create additional Category Custom Fields? They are quite limiting but a Text Input for Keywords and a Text Area field should suffice for meta data. You can read more about them here: https://ellislab.com/expressionengine/user-guide/cp/admin/channels/category_field_management.html


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I found that I wanted my meta description to be populated with the following priority: Custom SEO Description in entry edit SEO Lite tab Extracted {extra:desc} value from my entry Fallback site-wide Default description set in SEO Lite settings I couldn't find a way to do this with SEO Lite as it stands, so I decide to add a new variables that I could use ...


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there is an easier way to do this with SEO Lite, check out this gist which has an example: https://gist.github.com/bjornbjorn/4039233


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