The hasbang controversy

The other day I responded to a tweet about using prerendering tools to serve JS driven pages to crawlers.

Afterwards a twitter debate followed, and as usual, much is lost in a debate limited to 140 char chunks. Basically the opinion was that if you use hashbang urls, you are the spawn of the devil, and you will kill all the kittens in the world ;).

I will try to present my argument why I think using hasbang urls can be an acceptable solution to a specific problem.Read More »