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  • # November 10, 2012 at 3:26 pm

    I have this site: http://guaposcapecod.com/main.html

    and basically I have for each HTML page, a navigation menu. If I make a change to a link, or make a change to the list items, I have to make sure I change them on all the HTML pages.

    Is there an easier way ?

    Thanks!

    # November 10, 2012 at 3:32 pm

    @thesocialdiner Sure. Change your site from html to PHP and use a simple include.

    # November 10, 2012 at 3:37 pm

    Since they’re .html files, you may want to use SSI (server-side includes) to include the menu:
    http://www.yourhtmlsource.com/sitemanagement/includes.html

    This way you’ll only have to edit one file which you’re including. Although you’ll have to configure your server or .htaccess to parse .html server-side the way it would .shtml
    http://www.htaccess-guide.com/enable-ssi-with-htaccess/

    You could also have your server parse .html as .php, but that’s a whole other thing, and it doesn’t look like you’re looking for something too complicated.

    # November 10, 2012 at 4:06 pm

    for me, simple edit – replace – all pages, works just fine. You can edit links, add links, etc. in all pages at once.

    # November 10, 2012 at 7:18 pm

    Wow awesome ideas. I’ll check them all out. Thank you!!!

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