A list of miscellaneous meta tags and outdated meta tags
Many meta tags have come and have disappeared in the previous years. This is why we also have a list with meta tags and html tags that are of lesser importance.
The meaning of these meta tags is quite obvious.
The following meta tags have no influence on your ranking with the search engines. The title of your page, the keywords and the description tag however do influence the ranking.
<meta name="metatag" content="value">
Example of various meta tags
Add the following meta tag in the source of your webpage. There is a difference between html and xml. If you see at the end of a line " /> it means it is xml , if you see "> it is html.
<meta name="distribution" CONTENT="Global">
<meta name="note" CONTENT="place extra keywords here">
<meta name="subject" CONTENT="your website's subject">
<meta name="copyright"CONTENT="company name">
<meta name="language" CONTENT="ES">
<meta name="version" CONTENT="MT5.1"
<meta name="generator" CONTENT="program"
<meta name="id" CONTENT="sitebuilder-software"
<meta name="rating" CONTENT="general"
<meta name="presdate" CONTENT="date"
<meta name="template" CONTENT="basisdoc.html"
<meta name="operator" CONTENT="John Smith"
<meta name="creation_date" CONTENT="date"
<meta name="host" CONTENT="www.metatags.info"
<meta name="host-admin" CONTENT="Mike Demo"
<meta name="contactName"CONTENT="Mr. E. Xample">
<meta name="contactOrganization" CONTENT="Company XYZ inc.">
<meta name="contactStreetAddress1"CONTENT="Mainstreet 123">
<meta name="contactPhoneNumber" CONTENT="+34 123 6382824">
<meta name="contactFaxNumber"CONTENT="+31 123 5566779">
<meta name="linkage" CONTENT="http://www.meta-information.com/">
In the source of your website the following tag can be found to clarify abreviations for the spiders of search engines.
<acronym title="Search Engine Optimization">SEO</acronym>
<abbr title="United States of Ameraca">USA</abbr>
<abbr title="Bank of Montreal">BMO</abbr>
An acronym is a abbreviation pronounced as a word. Sometimes it is requiered that every letter means a seperate word, like an initial word. An abbreviation is a word like IBM, USA or YMCA where you have to pronounce all the letters seperately.
Where should you add these meta tags?
You may add the meta tags in all of your webpages, so not only in the first index page. Make sure that on every page relevant meta tags are added. Add keywords and phrases that are relevant and correspond to the text on that specific page. It might be a lot of work to add specific meta tags to each page but you will notice in time that it works!
Meta tags Summary - Important SEO things to remember
|We suggest that you use the Meta tags in your index.htm or index.html page. Than in all other important pages and last but not least in all the pages of your website. Make sure to put some extra effort in it, it will attract extra visitors to your webpage. Create relevant different meta tags for each and every page.
- Read why meta tags are important and how they affect the search engines.
- Use our meta tags generator to create the correct meta tags.
- Use our website analyzer to get professional advice from the meta tags experts.
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