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Programmer generated HTML commands that are placed in the head
section of an HTML document. Current popular meta tags that
can affect search engine rankings, are Meta Keywords, and Meta
Meta KEYWORDS tag is used to group a series of words
that relate to a website. These tags can be used by
search engines to classify pages for searches. The Meta
DESCRIPTION is used to describe the document. The meta
description is then displayed in search engine results.
The Robots Meta Tag is used to control certain aspect of
how a search engine indexes the page. An HTTP-EQUIV
meta tag can sometimes be used to issue some server
HTTP commands. Most common is a HTTP REFRESH command.
Gaining in popularity is a NOCACHE command to thwart
server caching of a page.