Boiling Canning Jars

Should I boil my canning jar? Some sites say "yes " to boiling for example canning tomatoes, and some sites say to wash in hot soapy water. What is the correct way?

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Sep 17, 2013
Clean Jars
by: Provident Living Today - Jennifer

The point is that your jars are clean before you put food in them. You can either boil them or wash them with hot soapy water.

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