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3789<meta> examples.2009-09-10 09:20
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@@ -11380,13 +11380,28 @@
 
    <dt><dfn title="meta-generator">generator</dfn></dt>
 
-   <dd><p>The value must be a free-form string that identifies the
-   software used to generate the document. This value must not be used
-   on hand-authored pages.</p></dd>
+   <dd>
 
+    <p>The value must be a free-form string that identifies the
+    software used to generate the document. This value must not be
+    used on hand-authored pages.</p>
+
+    <div class="example">
+
+     <p>Here is what a tool called "Frontweaver" could include in its
+     output, in the page's <code>head</code> element, to identify
+     itself as the tool used to generate the page:</p>
+
+     <pre>&lt;meta name=generator content="Frontweaver 8.2"></pre>
+
+    </div>
+
+   </dd>
+
   </dl>
 
 
+
   <h5>Other metadata names</h5>
 
   <p><dfn title="concept-meta-extensions">Extensions to the predefined
@@ -11902,6 +11917,17 @@
     represents a number of seconds before the page is to be replaced
     by the page at the given <span>URL</span>.</p>
 
+    <div class="example">
+
+     <p>A news organisation's front page could include the following
+     markup in the page's <code>head</code> element, to ensure that
+     the page automatically reloads from the server every five
+     minutes:</p>
+
+     <pre>&lt;meta http-equiv="Refresh" content="600"></pre>
+
+    </div>
+
    </dd>
 
   </dl>
@@ -12063,7 +12089,24 @@
   <p>In XHTML, the XML declaration should be used for inline character
   encoding information, if necessary.</p>
 
+  <div class="example">
 
+   <p>In HTML, to declare that the character encoding is UTF-8, the
+   author could include the following markup near the top of the
+   document (in the <code>head</code> element):</p>
+
+   <pre>&lt;meta charset="utf-8"></pre>
+
+   <p>In XML, the XML declaration would be used instead, at the very
+   top of the markup:</p>
+
+   <pre>&lt;?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?></pre>
+
+  </div>
+
+
+
+
   <h4>The <dfn><code>style</code></dfn> element</h4>
 
   <dl class="element">

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