Do not unfurl rickroll video link


#1

url preview ruins the rickrolls by unfurling. rickrolling is considered as one of the pillars of the online chat culture and should be taken seriously.

this particular video should not be unfurled:

Summary

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dQw4w9WgXcQ

it’ll be great to have a pattern matching exclusion for link previews in administration, so each culture can decide on the particular song.


#2

I believe there is a message property to stop previews… so a Rocket.Chat app or posting via api this should be possible


#3

what about something like

/spoiler https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dQw4w9WgXcQ


#4

This can easily be implemented with Rocket.Chat Apps-Engine :slight_smile: