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Remove trailing slashes from URLs


Suppose you want your web pages to be accessed without the trailing slash at the end of the URL. For example, instead of you want the URL to show up as  – this might be for aesthetic purposes, or possible for the sake of consistency accross all your URLs. The code below will show you how to achieve this. Note that the code should go in the .htaccess file in your root folder.

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Author: justin saad

Justin Saad is first and foremost a husband and a father of four. He is also a web developer and designer who has been making websites for over twenty years. His company is called The Motech Network and his website is In addition to building websites, Justin makes WordPress plugins and likes writing tutorials to help others learn about various aspects of web development.

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