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Get URL Parameters

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Get URL Parameters

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This function takes the name of your parameter as a string and returns it's value as set in the current URL.
function getURLParameter(name){
  return decodeURI(
    (RegEXP(name + '=' + '(.+?)(&|$)').exec(location.search)||[,null])[1]

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