[thelist] web page extensions

Norman Bunn norman.bunn at craftedsolutions.com
Thu Jul 25 15:53:13 CDT 2002

The last "no extension" entry is a directory name, not a file name.  When
presented with just a directory, the web server will access a default
filename.  Depending on the server setup, this can be index.html,
index.htm, index.shtml, default.htm, default.html, index.cgi, default.asp...


At 01:42 PM 7/25/2002, Mark Joslyn wrote:
>I was just wondering how companies use landing pages in advertisements
>without a .html, .htm, etc. extension at the end.
>My question: How do you set up your pages and/or directory structure to take
>advantage of being able to use links without extensions? This is really
>useful in marketing/advertising pieces.

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