URLs are for People, not Computers

We are all familiar with URLs: the string uniquely identifying the requested document. However, we don’t always consider they are more than that: URLs are user facing and should be considered important UI elements.

URL’s should be clean, understandable, semantic, hierarchical and not excessively long.

“Put the effort required to make your URLs user friendly; it’s worth it and usually doesn’t require a lot of work.”
— Andreas Bonini of Not Implemented

Read the full article: URLs are for People, not Computers

My Book Collection on UX

I would love to hear your thoughts on this.

Yay! You've decided to leave a comment. That's fantastic! Please keep in mind that comments are moderated and rel="nofollow" is in use. So, please do not use a spammy keyword or else it will be deleted. Let's have a personal and meaningful conversation instead. Thanks for dropping by!



(will not be published)