Before you begin reading this guide I would like to share the short story of how it came into being.
What is the .htaccess file? Why use it for SEO? We will cover some of the basics in this section including other great resources.
One of the favorite uses of the .htaccess file is creating redirects and mapping URLs. In this chapter I will cover the fundamentals needed to understand redirects.
In this chapter I will show you how to fix the three variations every URL can have (www, https, and the trailing slash) with a single redirect.
Learn how to deploy the x-robot-tag HTTP header on your website to tell googlebot what it can crawl and index.