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The django application, that allows attach title, keywords and description meta tags for site's pages.

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The django application, that allows attach title, keywords and description meta tags for site’s pages.


$ pip install django-simple-metatags


  1. Add ‘metatags’ to your INSTALLED_APPS:
    # ...
  1. Run migrate to create the application table:
$ python migrate metatags

3. Include meta tags for model, add MetaTagInline in inlines of your ModelAdmin subclass (also django-simple-metatags has the own ModelAdmin class, that allows add meta tags for URL-paths):

from metatags.admin import MetaTagInline

class CustomModelAdmin(admin.ModelAdmin):
    # ...
    inlines = (MetaTagInline,)

4. Load meta_tags template library and create meta_tags template block in HTML head section. Add include_meta_tags template tag in meta_tags block:

{% load meta_tags %}
    <meta http-equiv="content-type" content="text/html; charset=utf-8" />
    {% block meta_tags %}
        {% include_meta_tags %}
    {% endblock %}

Arguments of include_meta_tags template tag

All arguments are optional.

model_instance - Model instance, to get meta tags. None by default.

model_title_field - Model’s field, that can be used as title if meta tags title field is blank. ‘title’ by default.

default_title - Title of page by default. Used with URL-path. No sense, when the model_instance argument was passed. ‘’ by default.

default_keywords - Keywords by default.

default_description - Description by default.

Management command

syncmetatags - adds translation fields, when the django-modeltranslation application is used.

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