I can’t wrap my head around it. What is that?
actually, it has nothing to do with slugs. It’s a short name for the category that is used in various places such as the URL for direct access (e.g.
https://meta.discourse.org/c/support) and hashtag mentions (e.g. #support). It can’t contain spaces or special characters.
No joke here: this is exactly what i had in my mind for the word “Slug”. (hence my question )
So basically category slug is a “short name” for said category which is used in the web address (so that the Support category
https://meta.discourse.org/c/support can be named support but have the link
Yes, but this does not address the most important question: where can we get a hat like yours?
Edit: also this is a typesetting term from when type used metal letters, hence slug.