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canonicalisation issues (I can't even spell it!)

Discussion in 'White Hat SEO' started by Billy Blue, Aug 30, 2010.

  1. Billy Blue

    Billy Blue Newbie

    Aug 7, 2010
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    I think I have a canonical issue going on on my site, and I want to try and fix it. But I'm a bit confused...

    I've been doing a bit of research on it, and I think I need to install a .htaccess file. I have no idea how to do this...

    Though, perhaps I can just use 301 redirect? I don't know how to do this either though...

    So I was wondering if anyone can advise which is easier, or better to do... and how I do it...

    Or, is there a wordpress plugin that can do it for me?

    Any info is appreciated, thanks.
  2. bizroot

    bizroot Supreme Member

    Feb 25, 2008
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    .htaccess is simple file, you just need to upload it to your server... it got few lines of codes and if you need you can add more...

    There is nothing to install, usually you can find it in your hosting... Talk to your hosting provider and they may do it for you...
  3. volund

    volund Supreme Member

    Jan 24, 2010
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    Trying to make a buck or two
    You think you have a problem? Why and what exactly is the issue? www vs non www? Before you start trying to fix things you really should know exactly what the issue is.