Reply to post: Re: Maybe

Scammers use Google Maps to skirt link-shortener crackdown

Charles 9 Silver badge

Re: Maybe

That's what I was bringing up earlier. If they spelled it out for you, then you have a chance to change your mind. It's the redirect-you-blindly that makes it all dangerous. If there weren't a legitimate need to handle moves, we wouldn't have to keep redirects in the HTML standard.

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