Posts tagged: webservers

The difference between a 301 and 302 URL redirect

By , July 7, 2010

I read this article about redirecting domains and also get asked this every once in awhile by customers: what is the difference between a regular “URL Redirect” (basically one done with a “302 Found” header) and a “301 Redirect” (done via a “301 Moved Permanently” header)?

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A very handy feed validator tool

By , May 11, 2010

I was really scratching my head wondering why I could net get the feed for this website to load into a website aggregator. A quick google on the problem found this post with a similar problem, which led me to…..

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How to link multiple domains to a website

By , April 24, 2010

Nick from the U.K asks:

My company recently purchased a couple domains and we want those to link to our current website. Eg. example.com will transfer to example.co.uk instantly. How can I do this?

Many Thanks,
Nick

This is similar to an earlier post How do I point “www.domain.com” at “domain.com” or vice-versa?, but since we’re going across multiple domains, we should also think about a couple additional issues.

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How do I point "www.domain.com" at "domain.com" or vice-versa?

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By , April 22, 2010

You may have your webserver setup for either www.example.com or just example.com and you want it to work either way, whether people type in the “www” part of your domain or not.

(By way of info, “www” is purely a convention, it isn’t in itself necessary to “make your domain work” over the web).

There are a couple ways to do this:

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