Slugs are a very common approach to provide urls to articles, products, etc. There are already a couple of generators for these slugs in nodejs, e.g.
These are generators and do not provide any help with storing and/or fetching these slugs in mongodb. IMHO there is a need for this, because a slug should provide a couple of features, which should be reflected by the feature set of an application using slugs:
To create nice slugs, we are right now using urlify.
This module provides basic usage example (speak: tests) to show, how to implement a slug generation and handling with mongoskin. Probably in the future we are building a framework from these ;-)
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