As per the latest reports that have poured in, Google says that a valid HTML code should indeed be considered as a quality signal. Well, if all this is news to your ears, it’s high time that you get a hang of this topic and acquaint yourself with some technical jargon. To begin with, you need to know what a valid HTML code is and why it is so important. Once you have the answers to all these questions, you would probably be able to have a point of view of your own.
What exactly is a valid HTML Code?
In plain and simple terms, any HTML code that follows the official rules is ‘valid’. That’s all we need to know for now.
What makes an HTML code so important?
Your website might prove to be redundant, if it’s HTML code contains some sort of errors. Quite scary, right? Well, experts suggest that a search engine may not find anything on your webpage, in case some errors do exist in the HTML code. As a matter of fact, sometimes even the entire content might get ignored, if you do not give due consideration to the tags. Make sure, all the tags are properly closed and none of them is missing, though that would be the last thing that you would want to happen.
Is there any way to check the validity of your HTML code?
There is; all you need to do is to search for a relevant tool. You can easily get it online and then use it to identify the errors.