[wp-trac] [WordPress Trac] #55189: Automatic removal of "Zero-width non-joiner" in URL

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#55189: Automatic removal of "Zero-width non-joiner" in URL
 Reporter:  man4toman     |      Owner:  (none)
     Type:  defect (bug)  |     Status:  new
 Priority:  normal        |  Milestone:  Awaiting Review
Component:  Permalinks    |    Version:
 Severity:  critical      |   Keywords:
  Focuses:                |
 There is a big problem in recent version of WordPress,
 "[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zero-width_non-joiner Zero-width non-
 joiner]" in the URLs is removed automatically.

 This will have a very bad effect on SEO (and has affected many sites)
 because the page with "Zero-width non-joiner" in their URL will goes to be

Ticket URL: <https://core.trac.wordpress.org/ticket/55189>
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