Re: META question...

Josh Paluch (joshp@cnet.com)
Wed, 16 Apr 1997 11:14:36 -0700


Message-Id: <3.0.32.19970416111435.00949680@central.cnet.com>
Date: Wed, 16 Apr 1997 11:14:36 -0700
To: galactus@htmlhelp.com (Arnoud "Galactus" Engelfriet), www-html@w3.org
From: Josh Paluch <joshp@cnet.com>
Subject: Re: META question...

I guess I should revise my question a bit:

Disregarding whether it should or should not be in the header...

Will it *work* in the <body>?

josh

At 07:56 PM 4/16/97 +0200, Arnoud "Galactus" Engelfriet wrote:
>In article <3.0.32.19970415133219.00947300@central.cnet.com>,
>Josh Paluch <joshp@cnet.com> wrote:
>> Does Meta info *need* to be in the <head>, or at least not in the <body> in
>> order to apply?  
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>The HTML 3.2 DTD defines META as an element that may only occur
>in the head of a document. This has nothing to do with the *contents*
>of the META attributes, META inside BODY is just bad syntax.
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