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RE: Meta-Tag put before Title-Tag

From: Merkey, Brett <Brett_Merkey@tvratings.com>
Date: Sun, 14 May 2000 13:04:50 -0400
Message-ID: <01D4D419B1A4D111A30400805FE65B13065FE7EB@nmrusdunsx1.nielsenmedia.com>
To: html-tidy@w3.org
> 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.
I'm glad someone with some confident knowledge said that. :-) I too read the
same rule (and even printed it) from fairly reputable sources but when I
went looking in the specs myself, I found not a trace of that rule.

Makes sense. Sounds too arbitrary!

Received on Sunday, 14 May 2000 13:05:28 UTC

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