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Creating URL Rewrites

The URLUniform Resource Locator: The unique address of a page on the internet. Rewrite tool can be used to create product and categoryA set of products that share particular characteristics or attributes. rewrites, and custom rewrites for any page in your store. When the rewrite goes into effect, any existing links that point to the previous URL are seamlessly redirected to the new address.

URL rewrites can be used to add high-value keywords to improve the way the product is indexed by search engines. You can also use rewrites to create additional URLs for a temporary seasonal change, or permanent change. Rewrites can be created for any valid path, including CMSContent Management System: A software system that is used to create, edit, and maintain content on a website. content pages. Internally, the system always references products and categories by their ID. No matter how often the URL changes, the ID remains the same. Here are some ways you can use URL rewrites:

  • System URL
    http://www.example.com/catalog/category/id/6
  • Original URL
    http://www.example.com/peripherals/keyboard.html
  • Redirected Product URL
    http://www.example.com/ergonomic-keyboard.html
  • Additional Category URLs
    http://www.example.com/all-on-sale.html
    http://www.example.com/save-now/spring-sale

URL Rewrites