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Htaccess file Help!

Discussion in 'Black Hat SEO' started by alexel, Dec 4, 2015.

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  1. alexel

    alexel Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

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    I'm currently using these configurations for my sites:
    HTML:
    
    RewriteEngine OnRewriteBase /
    # redirect html pages to the root domainRewriteRule ^index\.html$ / [NC,R,L]
    
    ErrorDocument 404 /index.html
    
    
    But I'm kind of having a tough time understanding the difference between 301 permanent and 302 temporary. I read everywhere that the redirect is no different visually, but 302 pass no value where as 301 pass close to 100%.

    My .htaccess file is working for invalid parameters such as site.com/foo/foo and redirect them to the home page, but how do I know if the redirect is a 301 or a 302?

    Also does anyone know the directive in an htaccess file that manipulates the browser to think all files are folders?
    For example instead of site.com/file.html to site.com/file/?