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Re: URL aliases for WPD without /wiki

From: Lea Verou <lea@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 19 Mar 2013 20:29:05 +0200
Cc: "'PhistucK'" <phistuck@gmail.com>, <public-webplatform@w3.org>
Message-Id: <087563D5-8EF1-407B-8CDB-63FF29E74AFD@w3.org>
To: David Kirstein <frozenice@frozenice.de>
That’s not an issue for Twitter and hasn’t been for a while. Twitter wraps *all* links with its own URL shortener, t.co. So, if you’re shortening a link and post it to twitter, it will be shortened twice :P

Lea Verou
W3C developer relations
http://w3.org/people/all#leahttp://lea.verou.me ✿ @leaverou

On Mar 19, 2013, at 20:25, David Kirstein wrote:

> 2) “…it's a domain meant for providing shortlinks to WPD. It's perfect for sharing links in places with limited space (like the Doc Sprint Dashboard shown via a beamer or social media like Twitter), without resorting to external shortlink services. 

Received on Tuesday, 19 March 2013 18:29:15 UTC

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