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Mods - Shortening up URL's some help is required

Discussion in 'General Motorcycling Discussion' at netrider.net.au started by scooter, Sep 6, 2005.

  1. I have noticed that lately a lot of peeps are displaying the full web address when posting a weblink.

    When the address is very long it ends up messing up the whole thread, making it a pain to attempt to read through.

    The alternative ( url = web address) brief description ( /url ) seems to be too hard for some to grasp.

    Is it possible to have this happen automatically when the URl button is selected? It would certainly help.



    Thanks in advance.
    :?
     
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  2. Truth be told I only just worked out how to do the thing you suggest. So yeah, it is too hard for some unless you know the trick.

    A button that automatically formats the link to that style would be great. Is there a list of these tricks for people to use?
     
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  3. Gold :LOL: :LOL:
     
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  4. Love the conversion URL site Marty, where do you find all this stuff!

    The best way for shorturl's

    URL text

    Not real hard to copy and paste.
     
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  5. If I can work it out all by myself then any puder illiterate person should be able to do it as well :p
     
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