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meta tag

(ˈmɛtəˌtæɡ) or

metatag

n
1. (Computer Science) an element of HTML that describes the contents of a Web page, placed near the beginning of the page's source code, and used by search engines to index pages by subject
2. (Telecommunications) an element of HTML that describes the contents of a Web page, placed near the beginning of the page's source code, and used by search engines to index pages by subject
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Regarding these terms, the world of SEO has some curious neologisms, such as spamdexing, which refers to keyword stuffing, search engine spam, or black-hat SEO [6].
A false drop can occur if the webpage found contains the keywords entered in the search, if the webpage is an attempt at spamdexing, if the search engine used has a fault in its database, or if it has a bug in the query program.
Botnets are exploited for various purposes,including denial-of-service attacks, creation or misuse of SMTP mail relays for spam (see Spambot), click fraud, mining bitcoins, spamdexing, and the theft of application serial numbers, login IDs, and financial informationsuch as credit card numbers.