URL Redirects

Overview

URL redirects can be used to redirect traffic from one web page to another. When you change a URL on your Shogun Frontend store, you can create a URL redirect to ensure your customers can still find what they're looking for.

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There are free tools online that allow you to scan your site and find any dead links that you may wish to create a URL redirect for in Shogun Frontend.

Managing URL redirects

Creating URL Redirects

  1. Log in to your Shogun Frontend store.
  2. Click on the Settings menu item.
  3. Click on the Redirects tab.
  4. Click Add Redirect.
  5. Enter the Source: the old URL that you want to redirect visitors from.
  6. Enter the Destination: the URL you want to redirect visitors to.
  7. Click Add Redirect.
  8. Publish your store to make your change live.

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The maximum number of redirects per store is 10,000.

Updating URL Redirects

  1. Log in to your Shogun Frontend store.
  2. Click on the Settings menu item.
  3. Click on the Redirects tab.
  4. Click on the redirect that you wish to edit.
  5. Enter the Source: the old URL you want to redirect visitors from.
  6. Enter the new Destination: the URL you want to redirect visitors to.
  7. Click Save Redirect.
  8. Publish your store to make your change live.

Deleting URL redirects

  1. Log in to your Shogun Frontend store.
  2. Click on the Settings menu item.
  3. Click on the Redirects tab.
  4. Click on the Delete icon next to the redirect you wish to remove from your store.
  5. Click Confirm.
  6. Publish your store to make your change live.

Bulk Importing URL redirects

  1. Log in to your Shogun Frontend store.
  2. Click on the Settings menu item.
  3. Click on the Redirects tab.
  4. Click Upload a CSV File and select a valid CSV file from your computer.

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Your file should be of type .csv and contain two comma-separated columns: Source,Destination.

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You can download and view a sample URL redirect CSV file to use as a template from the Upload CSV modal.

  1. Click Add Redirects.
  2. Publish your store to make your change live.

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Bulk importing redirects will not remove any existing redirects from your store if they are not provided in the CSV file.

If the source path already exists your redirect will be updated with the new destination path. If the source path does not exist it will be added as a new redirect.


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