Re: Meta use in search engine

Andrew Daviel (andrew@andrew.triumf.ca)
Tue, 23 Sep 1997 12:15:50 -0700 (PDT)


Date: Tue, 23 Sep 1997 12:15:50 -0700 (PDT)
From: Andrew Daviel <andrew@andrew.triumf.ca>
To: Pascal Urbain <PUrbain@europarl.eu.int>
cc: Internet robots discussion <robots@MCCMEDIA.COM>,
In-Reply-To: <s427d824.076@europarl.eu.int>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.3.95.970923120511.29120B-100000@andrew.triumf.ca>
Subject: Re: Meta use in search engine

On Tue, 23 Sep 1997, Pascal Urbain wrote:

> I have a little question about the use of case in meta.
> 
> Are the name of meta case sensitive? In other words. Is it possible to
> use the meta "DESCRIPTION" instead of "description" and "KEYWORDS"
> instead of "keywords"? 

To my knowledge, NAME is case insensitive, but CONTENT is not (although
most search engines would key off either case).

Anyone else care to comment or correct me ?

Andrew Daviel
TRIUMF & Vancouver Webpages