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Info random vs sequential

Because some people cannot search, apparently.
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@@ -641,6 +641,12 @@ <h3 id="does404">If YOURLS generates 404 for your short URLs</h3>
<li>Eventually, check your server Apache configuration allows use of .htaccess (<tt>AllowOverride All</tt> directive, ask your server admin)</li>
+ <h3 id="sequential">Random versus sequential short URLs</h3>
+ <ul>
+ <li>Out of the box, YOURLS generates sequential short URLS (ie <code>ab31</code>, then <code>ab32</code> and so on)</li>
+ <li>If you prefer random short URLs (ie <code>j3kz1</code> then <code>13hz7</code> like Bitly does), just activate the plugin that comes with YOURLS.</li>
+ </ul>
<h3 id="noindex">There is no index page at the root of the install</h3>
<li>Indeed. It's intented. It's up to the user to make what they need. Some will redirect the root to a different place, some make a public interface for anyone to shorten links, some make a portfolio. You make it.</li>

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