Rails default URL construction is very straightforward:
which, in the specific case of a blog with one or more users, translates into e.g.
There is obviously nothing wrong with that in terms of functionality, but the impersonal URLs are more difficult to remember, aren’t very useful for SEO, and just don’t have that warm personal touch that a personalized URL offers. So, how to go from
The answer is not especially complicated but more cumbersome than one might think. (A very quick method is shown at the end of the article.) Continue reading