This element is used to specify a title for the document. It can only appear in the head section of the document, and only once. To be a valid document, you must include a title element.
<title dir="ltr | rtl" lang="language code" > </title>
‡ = Required attribute
** = Transitional only
Explanation of attributes
dir: used to set the direction of the text in combination with the language set in the lang attribute. The available values are "ltr" (left to right) and "rtl" (right to left), with the default value being "ltr".
lang: used to indicate the language being used in the text contained within the element. The value of this attribute takes on the form of the ISO standard lanuage abbreviations found in RFC 3066. A list of these codes can be found on the ISO language codes page.
No event handlers are defined for this element.
<title>How to use title elements</title>
The above code would set the title of the document to the text contained between the two tags.
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