Experiments in URL design.

By : Shabda Raaj

Keeping url structure sane plays a major role in user experience, by making it easy to go to specific pages and navigate the site. Some real world urls and how they could have been better follow.

The Bad Urls:


The Good

  • Easy to develop for. The id referred is the Primary key

The Bad

  • Hard for users to select the correct page from a url bar dropdown
  • Bad for SEO


  • Easy to guess next and previous ...

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Topics : opinion web2.0 apps urls
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