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Author Topic: How can I close my store without having dead URL's or Warning messages?  (Read 2637 times)

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Offline ApplianceJunk

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I would like to close our SMF store, but I don't want any dead URL's or for people to see Warning messages that they are unable to view the store.

I tried to redirect our store URL in cpanel using "Manage Redirects"

http://appliancejunk.com/forums/?action=store

to our new parts store...

http://appliancejunk.partsquik.com/

But then I end up with other things redirecting to the partsquick site too.

I would like all SMF store URL's to redirect, even to our forum page would be fine.

Any suggestions on how to go about it?

Thanks,

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Re: How can I close my store without having dead URL's or Warning messages?
« Reply #1 on: January 23, 2010, 10:05:47 am »
You can use .htaccess with mod_rewrite to do a redirect over to new location
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Re: How can I close my store without having dead URL's or Warning messages?
« Reply #2 on: January 23, 2010, 10:39:36 am »
Could you post a example of how I would do that?

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Re: How can I close my store without having dead URL's or Warning messages?
« Reply #3 on: January 23, 2010, 10:42:03 am »
I don't have a linux box myself but I did a google search for redirect and here is a tutorial
http://www.tamingthebeast.net/articles3/spiders-301-redirect.htm
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