UpdateMetaTag


Definition

Add or update the HTML metatags for one of a domain’s host records.

Usage

Use this command to raise the probability that a search engine will find this domain.

Availability

All resellers have access to this command.

Implementation on eNom.com

Log on to resellertest.enom.com with login ID resellid, password resellpw.

https://resellertest.enom.com/domains/metatags.asp?HostID=11415002&DomainNameID=152533676

On the meta tags page, the save changes button calls the UpdateMetaTag command.

Constraints

The query must meet the following requirements:

  • The login ID and password must be valid.
  • The domain name must belong to this account.

Input parameters

Build the query string using this syntax:

https://resellertest.enom.com/interface.asp?
command=nameofcommand&uid=yourloginid&pw=yourpassword &paramname=paramvalue&nextparamname=nextparamvalue

 

Parameter Status Description Max Size
UID Required Account login ID 20
PW Required Account password 20
SLD Required Second-level domain name (for example, enom in enom.com) 63
TLD Required Top-level domain name (extension) 15
MetaTagHostID Required Metatag host ID, our internal tracking number. You can retrieve host IDs using the GetRegHosts command. 8
TitleBar Recommended to optimize search ranking Content to display in the browser title bar. Replace spaces with +. 100
SiteDescription Recommended to optimize search ranking Content to display in search engine results. Replace spaces with +. 250
Keywords Recommended to optimize search ranking List of keywords for search engines. Separate keywords with +. 250
ResponseType Optional Format of response. Permitted values are Text (default), HTML, or XML. 4

 

Returned parameters and values

Parameter Description
TitleBar New title to display in browser title bar
SiteDescription New description to display in search engine results
Keywords New search-engine keywords for this host ID
DomainNameID 9-digit domain name ID, our internal tracking number
Command Name of command executed
ErrCount The number of errors if any occurred. If greater than 0 check the Err(1 to ErrCount) values.
ErrX Error messages explaining the failure. These can be presented as is back to the client.
Done True indicates this entire response has reached you successfully.

 

Notes

  • The default response format is plain text. To receive the response in HTML or XML format, send ResponseType=HTML or ResponseType=XML in your request.
  • Check the return parameter ErrCount. If greater than 0 the transaction failed. The parameter Err(ErrCount) can be presented to the client. Otherwise process the returned parameters as defined above.

Example