Update the blog slug URL?

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orschiro
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Update the blog slug URL?

Post by orschiro » Wed Jan 10, 2018 4:56 am

Dear all,

The posts of the LM blog use a (I reckon) SEO-unfriendly slug.

Example: https://blog.linuxmint.com/?p=3494

More commonly, blogs usually use something like this:

http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/[b]2018/01/l ... e-features[/b]

Are there any specific reasons for using the current slug? Does it have any benefits over the more readable and more common one used by most websites?

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Re: Update the blog slug URL?

Post by catweazel » Wed Jan 10, 2018 5:06 am

The reason is probably poor configuration.
A new scientific truth does not triumph by convincing its opponents and making them see the light, but rather because its opponents eventually die, and a new generation grows up that is familiar with it. - Max Planck

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