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[whatwg] title/meta elements outside of <head>

From: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
Date: Thu, 19 Jan 2012 10:46:09 +0200
Message-ID: <CAJQvAufPck_z=ZAXPQT9t3MOjuQ=T9Wka9XCX4UHxuJn0WkOZw@mail.gmail.com>
On Thu, Jan 19, 2012 at 8:30 AM, Michael Day <mikeday at yeslogic.com> wrote:
> What is the reason why title/meta elements are not always moved to the head,
> regardless of where they appear?

They didn't need to be for compatibility, so we went with less magic.
Also, being able to use <meta> and <link> as descendants of <body> is
useful for Microdata and RDFa Lite without having to mint new void

Henri Sivonen
hsivonen at iki.fi
Received on Thursday, 19 January 2012 00:46:09 UTC

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