Writing useful page titles

In Title Junk, John Gruber brings up the usability problems that poorly designed web page titles can cause. He makes many good points—I posted similar thoughts in Document titles and title separators back in 2004.

Writing good titles for web pages (or web applications, for that matter) is far from a new subject. A little reminder every now and then doesn’t hurt though, so here are a few simple guidelines:

Just a few rules of thumb to keep in mind when constructing page titles.

Posted on February 8, 2011 in Usability, Accessibility