301 Redirect

  • Guide to 301 redirects and canonical tags

    … When you need to redirect a website or individual webpage to a different location, there are a number of different tactics you can employ. Each comes with their benefits and their problems, but if implemented correctly with best practice in mind, you shouldn’t need to worry too much. In this guide we’ll be focusing on 301 redirects, 302…

    Christopher Ratcliff/ Search Engine Watch- 10 readers -
  • Finally, It’s Time to Retire Your WWW

    … now! Moz has a great breakdown of changes with 301 Redirects that Google has announced which are helping search-centric sites maintain their authority while modifying their site’s location. The two that are key, in my opinion, are: SSL – Google has encouraged websites going secure and announced there would be no impact in redirecting http…

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blog- 19 readers -
  • Nine quick fixes to improve your stagnant SEO

    … have a pretty hefty list of 404 errors which you can now run through your preferred backlink tool to see if these pages have backlinks pointing towards them. Any pages which do will need to be 301 redirected to their most relevant category page. 9) Fix redirect issues Incorrectly setting up redirects will lose you link juice just like 404 pages…

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  • Beginner’s guide to server response codes

    … on their site. Because of this, old products were not removed from the search index and outranked buyable products in search results. 301 – Redirect Permanently A permanent redirect acknowledges the client’s request and says, “That information now resides somewhere else.” Instead of loading the old information, the server begins an updated request—a 301…

    Search Engine Watch- 12 readers -