There are many ways to redirect traffic from one domain/website to another. The so-called URL redirection is frequently favored. In contrast to parking a domain address, a URL forwarding is feasible only if the domain name in question is hosted. What this means in simple terms is that you may still open any content in case you have a direct link to it and you could create e mail addresses or subdomains and use them. This type of function has many practical uses - if you choose to switch your domain address, you could forward the site visitors, but the e-mails with the old one shall still be active if you are getting in touch with clients or partners. If you have two very similar Internet sites and you want to rebuild one of them, you can redirect the traffic to the other site so as to prevent losing potential customers, while you shall still be able to access the administration area for the first Internet site and develop it.

URL Redirector in Web Hosting

Our company offers a handy and incredibly simple-to-use tool for setting up a URL redirection, so in case that you have a web hosting account with us, you can benefit from it, if required. Any domain name or subdomain hosted inside the account may be forwarded, so you'll just need to choose the one you need from a drop-down menu, to decide if the main folder or a subfolder shall be forwarded and to type the new web address, regardless of whether it is pointing to a different Internet in your account or to a website on a remote web server. The redirection shall be enabled almost instantly. If you're more knowledgeable, you will have a variety of advanced options to pick from also - the redirection method (match or direct), the type (301 Permanent or 302 Temporary) and so forth. All redirections will be listed in the exact same section, so in case you do not need a particular one anymore, you'll be able to cancel it with a mouse click.

URL Redirector in Semi-dedicated Hosting

Every single semi-dedicated server plan we offer will permit you to redirect any host (domain or subdomain) to a third-party URL effortlessly. While this can be carried out manually by creating a system file and by adding certain content to it, we'll provide you with a user-friendly tool where you will just need to select the domain/subdomain in question and to type in the remote address. Our system will take care of everything else, so a few seconds later the new redirection will be completely active. The more experienced users could also make use of a couple of other customizable options, including the option to pick the redirection type (direct, match) and method (301 permanent, 302 temporary). Each of these options, and even the URL a domain is forwarded to, can be modified with a few clicks anytime. When you no longer need a redirection, you may delete it just as easily.