How to make short discussion URLs for Vanilla
A typical Vanilla discussion URL looks like this:
That's a lot of characters, especially when using something like Twitter, or even just when you need to type it out on, say, your phone. There's a quick way around this however because Vanilla only really needs the DiscussionID number, and you can make your own routing rules. Go to Routes in your Dashboard and add this:
Now you can use this short link structure:
Give it a shot on this site.