This was placed on a new client's site by their previous "SEO" person.
2:00 am on Jul 27, 2006 (gmt 0)
That's one of the verification elements used by Google Sitemaps. When you sign up for Sitemaps you have to add that element to a root page to demonstrate to Google that you're the site owner. So there is probably a Sitemaps account for the site, if you haven't found it already.
4:15 pm on Jul 27, 2006 (gmt 0)
6:59 am on Aug 5, 2006 (gmt 0)
But it should be on the home page only.
4:42 pm on Aug 7, 2006 (gmt 0)
Found the same thing within meta tags - how will this affect a site, when it appears on interior pages in addition to the homepage?