Rename HTML files according to their title tag

perl -wlne'/title>([^<]+)/i&&rename$ARGV,"$1.html"' *.html
The above one-liner could be run against all HTML files in a directory. It renames the HTML files based on the text contained in their title tag. This helped me in a situation where I had a directory containing thousands of HTML documents with meaningless filenames.

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By: mhs
2010-12-29 05:39:41

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Worked like a frickin’ charm.
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