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On the single post, the WordPress generates the meta title automatically but it gives validation error.

This is what WordPress generates:

<meta name="title" content="The post title goes here"  />

And this is the error I get:

Bad value title for attribute name on element meta: Keyword title is not registered.

How can this be fixed? Please help.

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title is not part of the current HTML5 spec for meta element names. See here. The <title> element in the document head should be enough for metadata purposes.

  • Thanks, but then how can I remove it? I cannot see the code which generates it. I think wp_head() generates it. – jay May 15 '14 at 6:28
  • Look in the header.php file in the template you're using. Failing that, look for functions in your template that are registered to the wp_head action. – Todd Rowan May 15 '14 at 6:47

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