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12-23-2016, 04:59 AM #3
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RE: Website problem
Hey, your problem is that your navigation uses links relative to the folder your page is in. As you've already noticed yourself, if you're on the "About" page, it'll navigate from "...com/About/index.html" to "...com/About/About/index.html", because your navigation is relative. If the link says "About/index.html" and you're already in the Folder "About/", it'll try to go to "About/About/"

As your navigation area always stays the same even in the sub folders, you might want absolute links:

<li><a href="/index.html">Home</a></li>
<li><a href="/About/index.html">About</a></li>
<li><a href="/weldsamples/index.html">Samples of Jim's Work</a></li>
<li><a href="/Contact/index.html">Contact Jim</a></li>  

Note the / in the beginning of the paths, that is the important change you'll have to make. That code can be used on every page without worrying.

Alternatively you could name your .html pages accordingly (about.html, contact.html...), move them out of the folders and use relative links (href="./about.html" or just href="about.html")

Hope I could help you out!
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Website problem - by william7 - 12-19-2016, 06:52 PM
RE: Website problem - by william7 - 12-20-2016, 04:30 AM
RE: Website problem - by Mazzn - 12-23-2016, 04:59 AM

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