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Best way to Redirect OLD domain to NEW??

Discussion in 'White Hat SEO' started by jagreen78, Nov 11, 2010.

  1. jagreen78

    jagreen78 Regular Member

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    Is 301 the best to use and what is the best code to put into the .htacess?
     
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    webnise Regular Member

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    Yes, 301 is the best way to do a redirect.

    Have a look at
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    http://www.isitebuild.com/301-redirect.htm 
    , it has plenty of ways to do it.
     
  3. jagreen78

    jagreen78 Regular Member

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    thanks, just wanted to make sure ;)
     
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    Dumper Supreme Member

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    Yup using a 301 redirect is highly recommended and is considered a best practice by search engines.
     
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    englandrm Senior Member

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    Def 301. Also if you are using Google Webmaster tools, be sure to fill out the "change of domain" section. It will help you flow links and page rank from the old site to the new.
     
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