Definition: Slug
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Written by JE Ramos
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A slug is part of a URL that identifies a particular page on a website in an easy-to-read form. In other words, it’s the part of the URL that explains the page’s content. For example, the URL is, and the slug simply is ‘about’.

Writing a good slug for your page or post can positively affect your visibility on the internet. Beyond that, the slug is also your tool to draw a target audience that will easily recognize page content even before entering the website.

This article will show you how a Slug is being used to customize your subpage URL.

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