[pmwiki-users] Recommended URL for examples . . .

Neil Herber nospam at eton.ca
Wed Aug 10 12:53:28 CDT 2005

At 2005-08-10  11:37 AM -0500, Ben Wilson is rumored to have said:
>There is an example domain name reserved exclusively for the purpose
>of using it as an example.
>I recommend that all cases where PmWiki (the main site) refers to a
>URL as an example, it should include the example.com domain name.

This is a great idea. It avoids the embarrassment of an unintentional link 
to a less-than-savory site.

You can use subdomains if you need more than one fake URL:

An you can also use it for fake email addresses as in:
pmwiki-users at example.com
fredsmith at example.org


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