shortening URLs using mod rewrite

Posted on 2006-05-08
Last Modified: 2010-03-04
The url of my site is

I would like the url to be like

please help
Question by:chikam
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    So a call of /services should be rewritten internally to /?action=services

    RewriteEngine on
    RewriteRule ^([^/.]+)$ /?action=$1 [L]

    note: you must change all links manually to /services etc. - mod_rewrite can't change your html source code and the <a href...> link.

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