Tipoff

Laracasts User Profile URL Structure (/@Username)

Posted 1 year ago by Tipoff

What's the best practice for setting up user profiles with a URL structure of /@Username like that used here on Laracasts or on Medium? In Laravel, what would I insert in the route file?

On a side note, what are the SEO implications of using the @ sign in a URL? Are there any negative consequences for search engine readability?

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