Redirects Component for Joomla!1.5 Print
Joomla!1.5 Components
Written by Mike Milkman   
Wednesday, 21 March 2012 00:00

Redirects Component main features:

  • redirecting bad requests without errors 4xx, 5xx that can make your site more attractive for search engines;
  • logging bad requests to a database that can help you to know about hacking attempts against you site;
  • converting non-SEF URLs to SEF;
  • redirecting non error requests that let you implicitly close access to some sections of your site;
  • fully automatic functioning that let your site after simple initial configuration manage bad requests without further manual work.

Redirects Component Version 1.0.5:

  • Russian translation added;

Redirects Component Version 1.0.4:

  • Request Method filter added;
  • "Exclude URL Patterns" option added;
  • "Use Regex" option added;

Redirects Component Version 1.0.3:

  • problem with phpBB bridge with "Non-SEF to SEF" option turned on fixed.

Redirects Component Version 1.0.2:

  • Archive/Unarchive actions added;
  • "Non-SEF to SEF" option added;

Redirects Component Version 1.0.1:

  • Error filter added.

Redirects Component Version 1.0.0:

  • basic functionality added.

Redirects Component Download Section

Press the link below to download the last version of the Redirect Component
Features Standard Edition No Link Edition
Redirects without 404 error
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Bad requests logging
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Reference Link + -
Price Free $5.00
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How to use Redirects Component

After you successfully installed Redirects Component for Joomla!1.5 you have to configure it first! To do it you should create your custom error page (just create a new article for that). After that add a new menu item to that page (you can unpublish it or add it to a menu that is never displayed on your site). See Joomla! Documentation for more information about custom error pages in Joomla! Then go directly to Redirects Component, open Parameters window and choose the menu item you've just created in the Redirect URL dropdown list. That's it! Since now all the incorrect requests to your site handled by Joomla! will be redirected automatically!

Last Updated on Sunday, 08 April 2012 19:24