I'm posting this because I can't seem to find a clear answer to this issue on the web.
My WordPress sites currently consist of mainly static pages. My URLs are of the form
http://www.mysite.com/about/ (single top-level page) or
http://www.mysite.com/more/history/ (single second-level page).
Given that these URLs point to a specific page, I find the trailing slash a bit incongruous. The main options for single static pages are:
Does anyone have any ideas of the practical pros and cons for each option (excepting choice, aesthetic or historical reasons)? I imagine that there may be various practical reasons for each - SEO, redirects etc.