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Re: Meta-Tag put before Title-Tag

From: Bertilo Wennergren <bertilow@hem.passagen.se>
Date: Sun, 14 May 2000 17:14:17 +0200
Message-ID: <002c01bfbdb8$4119b860$ede02ed5@chello.se>
To: "Nick Read" <nickread@bigpond.com>, <html-tidy@w3.org>
Nick Read:


> Now I'm sure I've read in the standard that the "title" tag
> must be the first element in the "head" tag, but 
> when I read back through the standards (HTML 4.01 and XHTML 1.0)
> I could not find such a rule.

There is no such rule.
 
> If I'm right, then HTMLTidy should put the "title" tag first.
> If I'm wrong, then I'm losing my mind and seeing things!

You've read it somewhere. There are lots of sites citing this non-existent
rule. You're mind is OK, but theirs are not.

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                         Bertilo Wennergren
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                     <bertilow@hem.passagen.se>
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Received on Sunday, 14 May 2000 11:19:14 GMT

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