element typically provides metadata such as a document’s keywords, description, and author last modified, and other metadata. Any number of META elements can be placed in the head section of an HTML or XHTML document.
META’s name attribute provides a property name while the content attribute gives the corresponding value. The content attribute value may contain text and entities, but it may not contain HTML tags. There is no standard list of meta properties,
Defining the owner name
Define Character Encoding in HTML
Meta tag typically used to declare character encoding inside HTML document.
Declaring Character Encoding