Did you ever see pages "titled" No Title in the search results of a search engine?
I bet you did.
To prevent this from happening to your own page, always specify the
title of every page between the
<title> tags in the
Do not mix up this title and the one in the
<body>, usually placed between
They have completely different purposes, as their locations indicate.
<title> in the
<head> is shown both in your browser's title bar and in search engines indexes.
The title(s) in the
<body> are shown in the browser's HTML viewer window only.
It does make sense, though, to use the same text for the titles in the
<title>) and in the
This may have a positive impact on your Google ranking (or may not, no guarantees, but it certainly doesn't hurt).
page last modified: 2011-03-04