How to fix: Attribute name not allowed on element meta at this point.

Most Likely Cause and Fix

Your markup contains a <meta> element with a name attribute in the form <meta name="value" />.

Attribute name is not allowed on element <meta>.

You should remove this attribute for your markup to be valid or consider using HTML5 custom data attributes.

What This Error Means

There is a defined set of attributes for each HTML element. You may choose to omit some but you cannot choose to add further attributes beyond those defined.

<img src="http://example.com/image.png" alt="Desc" />

This error is saying that in the context of <meta name="value" />, the attribute name is not allowed.

How To Fix It

In general

The specific error message you encountered will refer to a line and column number. This will guide you to the exact point in your markup to which the error relates.

Your markup contains a <meta> element with a name attribute in the form <name meta="value" />.

Attribute name is not allowed on element <meta>.

Use

<meta … />

instead of

<meta name="value" … />

or consider using a HTML5 custom data attribute

<meta data-name="value" … />

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