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HTML Head Tag

Reference on the Head Element in HTML. Includes background information, and Example of use.

Edited: 2014-12-28 05:48

The html head tag, is used to markup the head part of html pages.

The head section holds the Title of the Document, and the meta tags such as:

  1. keywords
  2. Character Encoding
  3. Document Language
  4. Author
  5. Copyright

And many more.

HTML Head Example

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en">

    <title>My first Website</title>
    <style type="text/css">

    html, body {
     height: 100%;

    <p>My first Website.</p>



It may also link to External StyleSheet'(s), and/or contain Embedded Style'(s).