This repo will create sqlbits.io shortlinks
You can see the existing short links here https://sqlbits.io/whatdowehave
To create a new short link, you need to create a new file in the root of this repository.
use the Add file button here
The name of the file needs to be the shortlink and the extension needs to be md.
So if you want to create
you create a new file called
darren.md, the picture below creates one called
In that file you put the following including the
--- formatted exactly like this. You can use the to copy it. It will only show when you hover over the above code
--- layout: redirected sitemap: false redirect_to: - # This is where it will be redirected - must be a complete url and a space after the - permalink: /darren # this is the shortlink that we will create the / is required - MUST MATCH the name of the file amd a space after the : ---
You then add the URL of the webpage you are redirecting to after the single
- and the name of the shortlink including the
/ after the
permalink: There is a single space required before the URL and before the /
The file will look like this
To save it you scroll down and click the commit new file button.
Then you wait for hte action to do its thing
Once the top one is green
Then you test it before sharing it!!