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RE: URL aliases for WPD without /wiki

From: David Kirstein <frozenice@frozenice.de>
Date: Tue, 19 Mar 2013 19:44:12 +0100
To: "'Lea Verou'" <lea@w3.org>
Cc: "'PhistucK'" <phistuck@gmail.com>, <public-webplatform@w3.org>
Message-ID: <004f01ce24d1$c0e3c340$42ab49c0$@frozenice.de>
:D yeah I know, Twitter was more an example for social media with a limited message length, rather than an example where one might use wpd.mx




From: Lea Verou [mailto:lea@w3.org] 
Sent: Dienstag, 19. März 2013 19:29
To: David Kirstein
Cc: 'PhistucK'; public-webplatform@w3.org
Subject: Re: URL aliases for WPD without /wiki


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. 


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