How to insert Meta Element in HTML5?
The <meta> element is one of those that are included in the head section of a document. It is a container for holding semantic information about a document and could include such details like a document?s author, date of modification, a short description, and its keywords. Use the name attribute to assign property names and the content attribute for their corresponding values. Note that the content attribute is not a container for HTML 5 tags.
Additionally, metadata is not displayed on a webpage although search engines will read it and use it to rank your documents on the World Wide Web.
Example 1 – Define keywords for search engines:
Example 2 – Define a description of your web page:
<meta name="description" content="Free Web tutorials on HTML and CSS">
Example 3 – Define the author of a page:
Example 4 – Refresh document every 30 seconds:
<meta http-equiv="refresh" content="30">
Example 5 – Setting the viewport to make your website look good on all devices:
<meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0">