Profile

eva (eva@algonet.se)
Wed, 23 Jul 1997 13:43:56 +0200


Message-Id: <199707231154.HAA23596@www10.w3.org>
From: "eva" <eva@algonet.se>
To: <www-html@w3.org>
Subject: Profile
Date: Wed, 23 Jul 1997 13:43:56 +0200

What is the purpose of citing an external profile "where meta data properties
are defined " and simultaneously specify the same properties in META?

global.html
"Authors may cite an external profile where meta data properties are defined.
For example, a profile might define properties that help search engines index
documents, such as "author", "copyright", "keywords", etc."

<HEAD profile="http://www.acme.com/profiles/core">
<TITLE>How to complete Memorandum cover sheets</TITLE>
<META name="author" content="John Doe">
<META name="copyright" content="&copy; 1997 Acme Corp.">
<META name="keywords" content="corporate,guidelines,cataloging">"

/e