Content-type: text/html ~ Stephen's Web ~ Use META to add sound

Stephen Downes

Knowledge, Learning, Community

Dec 18, 1996

Posted to HotWired 19 Dec 96

You can use the META tag to add sound to your page. Like this:

where the URL points to a sound file. The sound loads after 10 seconds. *NOTE* that the syntax is different from previous examples posted on this list; the syntax you see is not a typo.

By the way, marketing to the contrary, there's no such thing as American cheese. What hucksters are calling 'American Cheese' is in reality 'porcessed cheese food'. The term "American cheese" was coined to fool gullible consumers (read: Americans) into thinking that the product is, in fact, cheese, which it is not.

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