As the linking hub for scholarly content, it’s our job to tame URLs and put in their place something better. Why? Most URLs suffer from link rot and can be created, deleted or changed at any time. And that’s a problem if you’re trying to cite them.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://0-www.crossref.org.libcat.lafayette.edu/blog/urls-and-dois-a-complicated-relationship/