Every webmaster should know by now, that the
<title> of a webpage, is one of the most important factors for ranking in the search results. Not only it is the title of the tab or browser windows, but it’s also the first line people see in the search results, followed by the URL and the snippet(this is usually the content of the
<meta name="description"/> combined maybe with a date):
Search results – print screen snippet
Source code for this post is available on Github - podcastpedia.org is an open source project.
You’ve seen in a previous post – SEO: Friendly URL construction with Spring MVC – how to build (search engine) friendly URLs (or permalinks). Well, in this post I will present how to generate dynamic titles and meta descriptions with Tiles on top of a Spring MVC application, which currently powers Podcastpedia.org.