Meta Tag

How meta tags are used for search engine optimisation(SEO) in html pages?
How the webpages are get indexed and how html meta tag plays keyword optimisation?


Meta Tag:
The search engines make use of these tags for webpage indexing. They are used to make the page ranking to be in top position while searching.
META Keywords:
The keywords tags can be used to give the important keywords of the page which will keep your site listed in top position during the search.
<meta name="keywords" content="HTML,Advanced,Search,Frameset" />

The keywords must be separated by comma. Same keywords should not be repeated again. The Keywords tag should be placed in the <head> portion of your webpage.
META Description:
A description tag is used to give the description of the page. Search engines will use this tag to display its content in the searches. So, it is better to give proper explanation to attract the users during the search.
<meta name="description" content="Demo of advanced HTML" />

META refresh:
<meta http-equiv="Refresh" content="2">

The CONTENT sets the time for the browser to refresh the page. Using the refresh we can also redirect the same page to another mentioned url. After getting refreshed it will be redirected to a new page.
<meta http-equiv="Refresh" content="15;URL=">

Just click below the link to have the list of name and value for using the meta tag.
HTML Meta tag values
Thus, the meta tags can be used to make our website to be at the top in search results. Also the search engines catches these tags to avoid spam sites.
Note: The Meta tags are anymore not used by the modern search engines.

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