/Web APIs


The HTMLHeadElement interface contains the descriptive information, or metadata, for a document. This object inherits all of the properties and methods described in the HTMLElement interface.

EventTarget Node Element HTMLElement HTMLHeadElement

Instance properties

Inherits properties from its parent, HTMLElement.

HTMLHeadElement.profile Deprecated

A string representing the URIs of one or more metadata profiles (white space separated).

Instance methods

No specific method; inherits methods from its parent, HTMLElement.


Browser compatibility

Desktop Mobile
Chrome Edge Firefox Internet Explorer Opera Safari WebView Android Chrome Android Firefox for Android Opera Android Safari on IOS Samsung Internet
HTMLHeadElement 1 12 1 5.5 ≤12.1 1 4.4 18 4 ≤12.1 1 1.0
profile No 12–79 1–4 6 No 1 No No No No 1 No

See also

  • The HTML element implementing this interface: <head>

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