[nycphp-talk] mod_rewrite -- what's the big deal?
scott at crisscott.com
Tue Oct 3 08:47:57 EDT 2006
Cliff Hirsch wrote:
> I'm confused by mod_rewrite
> What is the point? What is the big deal?
> Why is www.website.com/page/action/stuff/morestuff/
> Better than
> What difference does it make? To me it mainly looks like a major
> headache making all the queries written in PHP play nicely with
The Googlebot likes version one much better. And it is always a good
idea to make the Googlebot happy. It's also easier for users to read and
understand so they can get back to a particular page more easily or
understand what their bookmark says.
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