HyperText Markup Language/Tag List/meta

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This is used to set properties on the webpage. For example, special characters.


<meta http-eqiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1" />
<meta name="Keywords" content="Programming, Software, Computer" />

Required attributes[edit]


This simply declared the characters that are going to be used in the webpage and what the document will contain.

Optional Attributes[edit]


This tells the browser the type of webpage it is.


Name of the meta tag.

Standard attributes[edit]

More info[edit]

A link to a page with more info, then the name of the site the info came from (i.e. W3Schools).