[wp-hackers] Ignore Portions of URI

Dougal Campbell dougal at gunters.org
Wed Jan 14 22:22:08 GMT 2009

Otto wrote:
> On Mon, Jan 12, 2009 at 7:02 AM, scribu <scribu at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Using #123/5 would be better because ALL search engines ignore that bit.
> So do servers, since browsers don't send #links to the server. No way
> to get that information from inside the PHP code.

There is if you use a dash of AJAX :)

I've used that technique on projects before. Use the hash portion of the 
URL to store state data, and use Javascript to communicate it back and 
forth between browser and server.

Dougal Campbell <dougal at gunters.org>

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