Wednesday, 4 January 2012

 is showing on my live web site, why?

 is showing on my live website but not in the html coding, I have looked at the source through notepad but this symbol is not showing then i realized this because utf Charectorset . Add these below lines in your header section .

   <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" > content="text/html; charset=utf-8" />

Each character encoding type has different symbols and interprets symbols differently. If you want to learn more click here

Definition and Usage

Metadata is data (information) about data.
The <meta> tag provides metadata about the HTML document. Metadata will not be displayed on the page, but will be machine parsable.
Meta elements are typically used to specify page description, keywords, author of the document, last modified, and other metadata.
The <meta> tag always goes inside the <head> element.
The metadata can be used by browsers (how to display content or reload page), search engines (keywords), or other web services