Definitions Edit

A metatag/metatage is/are

a part of a Web site that is not seen by the public, but is read by search engine web browsers and later used by the browsers to classify the Web site. Metatags are used to increase the probability that a Web site will be seen by a customer who has typed a particular search query into his or her search engine.[1]
contained in a website's coding and are generally not visible to users unless they use a function to view the web page code.[2]

References Edit

  1. Australian Gold, Inc. v. Hatfield, 436 F.3d 1228, 1233 n.3 77 U.S.P.Q.2d (BNA) 1968 (10th Cir. 2006)(full-text).
  2. Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Ass'n v. Alzheimer's Foundation of America, 2018 WL 1918618, at *4 (S.D.N.Y. 2018).