Opened 8 years ago

Closed 6 years ago

#2327 closed defect (bug) (wontfix)

Support Theme: Posts no longer link to personal URLs

Reported by: ipstenu's profile Ipstenu Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Component: Support Forums Keywords:


We used to show personal URLs on the forums. If you'd been around 'enough' then your URLs would show. Many plugin developers used this as a promotion of sorts. Anyway, some have complained. We should consider if we want to display this.

We do show them on the profile pages, but not on the individual posts.

Change History (3)

This ticket was mentioned in Slack in #forums by sergey. View the logs.

7 years ago

This ticket was mentioned in Slack in #forums by clorith. View the logs.

6 years ago

#3 @Clorith
6 years ago

  • Resolution set to wontfix
  • Status changed from new to closed

We'll wontfix this.

For one, if you're complaining about this it is likely because you were using it in some form of self promotion, but honestly it makes it harder to follow people home for whatever reason because of that one extra step. I feel like we've seen less of this happening to moderators and that alone is a great reason to leave it as it is now.

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