The meta tags are snippets of text that describe a page’s content.That are Don’t Appear on the page itself, But only in the page’s source code. Meta tags are generally used for to provide the page information to search engines like google, yahoo, etc..
- Meta name
- keyword tag
- description meta tag
- copyright Meta tag
- Meta language
- robots Meta tag
- revisit-after tag
- abstract meta tag
- Meta reply-to tag
- distribution Meta tag
- Meta rating
- Meta expires
- pragma tag
- Meta cache-control
in 2019 Mainly used Meta tags are “ Meta name, keywords, description”
The meta name tag is used to tell the name of your content and title of your content
<meta name=”title”content= “title” />
The keyword tag are used to tell what are keywords are you use on your website.And basically where you put the main words which are taken will be on top of serp (search engine result page )
<meta name= keyword content=” your used keywords ”/>
Meta Description is most important tag and used to explain the summary of website content. The length of meta description contains 160 to 200 characters.with in 160 characters we need to express the main motive of the website as well as need to utilize the keywords in the Description Tag.
Syntax : <meta name = “description” content =your text description /> that is the syntax of the meta tag
Copyright Tag :
The meta copyright tag is used to protect the photos and text on your website.
<meta name= “copyright” content= name of owner/>
Meta Language :
meta language tag are used to tell which language your used in site Syntax:
<meta name=”language ” content=en />
en=language code of english
Meta Robots Tag:
The spiders reads the all pages of websites like index page, personal page, main page, data page. but you use robots meta tag you will lock the spiders to come the personal data base like account no’s ,passwords etc..
<meta name =“robots” content= index />
The revisit-after tag used for tell the spiders to revisit or Crawl the website on particular time like after some days or after some time. At that time we can use this tag, based on the time line google crawlers will read or visit the Website.
<meta name= “revisit- after” content= after 7 days/ >