Discussion in 'Search Engine Optimization (SEO)' started by jiten702, Jul 16, 2010.
What is the difference between <Meta NAME> and <Meta HTTP-EQUIV> tags?
The http-equiv attribute provides an HTTP header for the information in the content attribute.
The http-equiv attribute can be used to simulate an HTTP response header.
The value of the http-equiv attribute depends on the value of the content attribute.
If the name attribute is set, the http-equiv attribute should not be set.
The <meta> tag provides metadata about the HTML document. Metadata will not be displayed on the page, but will be machine parsable.
1>The keywords META tag is a META NAME tag because it has the word "name" in the code.
2>EQUIV tags are rarer. The most common one is probably the Content-Type EQUIV tag.
The difference between the two is that HTTP-EQUIV META tags define the header of an HTML document. This is a section of code that is sent to your browser before the rest of the page. It communicates to your browser certain introductory information about the page.
hello guys, i am recently observed these meta tags in websites and their position in top rank <Meta NAME> and <Meta HTTP-EQUIV> .
what are the difference between <META HTTP-EQUIV="keywords" and <meta name="keywords"
Separate names with a comma.