HTML | http-equiv Attribute

The HTML http-equiv Attribute is used to provide header information or value of the content Attribute. It can be used to simulate an HTTP Header response.

Uses:
It can be used in meta Element.

Syntax:



<meta http-equiv="content-type | default-style | refresh">

Example:

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<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
  
<head>
    <title>
      HTML http-equiv Attribute
    </title>
    <meta name="keywords about" 
          content="Meta Tags, Metadata" />
    
    <meta name="description" 
          content="Learning about Meta Tags." />
    
    <meta name="revised about" 
          content="GeeksforGeeks" />
    
    <meta http-equiv="refresh"
          content="8" />
</head>
  
<body>
    <center>
        <h1 style="color:green">
          GeeksforGeeks
      </h1>
        <h2>
          HTML http-equiv Attribute
      </h2>
    </center>
</body>
  
</html>

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Output:

Supported Browsers: The browser supported by HTML http-equiv attribute are listed below:

  • Google Chrome 10.0
  • Internet Explorer 10.0
  • Firefox 4.0
  • Opera 10.6


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