Re: pinpointing a web page

Subject: Re: pinpointing a web page
From: "Dick Margulis " <margulis -at- mail -dot- fiam -dot- net>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 7 Jul 2003 13:01:30 -0400


Flash sites present a particular problem (sites where all the content is delivered through Flash, as opposed to those with a Flash splash page and html content pages).

In general, though (for anything other that Flash sites), if you right-click within a frame or page that you want to direct people to, you can select either View Info (in Netscape) or Properties (in IE) from the context menu. This action opens a window or properties sheet (respectively) that shows the actual URL of the page you want.

You should be aware, though, that so-called deep linking may create legal liabilities. You should check the site's written policies before publishing a link that you obtain by the above method. You may need to obtain written permission to do so.


Eisbruchs -at- aol -dot- com wrote:

>What is going on on websites structured like
>this? Why doesn't each page have a unique
>address? If I want to direct someone to
>a specific page on this website, do I need to
>tell them which options to click to get to
>the desired page? Or is there any more direct
>way to get them to the page in question?


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