W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-international@w3.org > January to March 2009

Meta Data & Search Engines

From: André (小山) Schappo <A.Schappo@lboro.ac.uk>
Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2009 12:26:09 +0000
Message-Id: <796476CB-42D7-4C3A-84AD-40E84F97C09C@lboro.ac.uk>
To: www-international@w3.org


A couple of weeks ago I put the following into my IDNs page.

<meta name="description" xml:lang="en" lang="en" content="André  
Schappo's Internationalized Domain Names (IDNs) Page" />
<meta name="description" xml:lang="zh" lang="zh" content="小山的国 
际化域名网页" />

So far google, yahoo, baidu and sogou have not picked up on it or just  
ignored it.

Anyone know if search engines are (/should be) able to handle the  
different language meta descriptions? Are there recommendations/ 
standards on how search engines should handle them?

Thank you

André
Received on Wednesday, 11 February 2009 12:26:45 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0+W3C-0.50 : Tuesday, 2 June 2009 19:17:19 GMT