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I'm an iOS dev! It's a pretty great life.


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comment What is the purpose of using Youtube-style alphanumeric ids as URL slugs?
That makes sense.
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accepted What is the purpose of using Youtube-style alphanumeric ids as URL slugs?
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comment What is the purpose of using Youtube-style alphanumeric ids as URL slugs?
Instagram may be a better example. They use these slugs (e.g. instagram.com/p/P540i4ErdL) and changing a character in them will result in a 404, which to me implies that it's for nominal security.
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comment What is the purpose of using Youtube-style alphanumeric ids as URL slugs?
I'm not sure where it should be asked, to be honest.
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asked What is the purpose of using Youtube-style alphanumeric ids as URL slugs?