BIP KB Tag: Redirect

How To Redirect HTTP Traffic To HTTPS Using An .htaccess File

The below code, when added to a .htaccess file, will automatically redirect any traffic destined for http: to https: RewriteEngine On RewriteCond %{HTTPS} off RewriteRule (.*) https://%{HTTP_HOST}%{REQUEST_URI} [R,L] ...
By lee, January 24, 2015


How To Redirect Non-www Traffic To www Using mod_rewrite

This is an example using the mod_rewrite Apache module to force all traffic to your site to www.yourdomain.com . This can be useful in an SSL context, as well as for SEO purposes. Create a .htaccess file in your web root (public_html for cPanel servers) and add the following lines: RewriteEngine On RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^your-domain.com RewriteRule (.*) http://www.your-domain.com/$1 [R=301,L] ...
By tasia, January 24, 2015


How To Redirect Apache NON-SSL to SSL

If you want to force your site visitors to view your web site over an SSL connection and you have your SSL vhost already properly created in Apache, you can add the following to your .htaccess file in the root of your site: RewriteEngine On RewriteCond %{HTTPS} off RewriteRule (.*) https://%{HTTP_HOST}%{REQUEST_URI}...
By chris, March 17, 2015


How To Redirect or block traffic based on country geographical location using Apache mod_geoip

In this tutorial you will learn how to block or redirect web traffic based on the visitor's country (geographical location) using Apache's geoip mod. 1. Apache mod_geoip installation Assuming that you already have a Apache webserver installed and running we will start by the installing mod_geoip: UBUNTU/DEBIAN # apt-get install libapache2-mod-geoip CENTOS/REDHAT/FEDORA ( epel enabled only ) # yum install mod_geoip.x...
By lee, June 24, 2015


How To Redirect HTTP to HTTPS using an .htaccess file

The below code when added to an .htaccess file will automatically Redirect HTTP traffic to https: RewriteEngine On RewriteCond %{HTTPS} off RewriteRule (.*) https://%{HTTP_HOST}%{REQUEST_URI} [R,L] ...
By salem, May 20, 2016