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how can I redirect a URL in Joomla 3.6 from:

domain.tld/articleid-my-seo-title.html

to

domain.tld/category-alias/articleid-my-seo-title.html

I need to do this because Google sometimes seems to index the pages without the category-alias and I want to do a 301 to the URL with alias.

Thank you

  • Have you considered using a Canonical Link plugin? That would essentially do the same thing and affect everything across the board. – YellowWebMonkey Nov 1 '16 at 12:41
  • I am not sure if this plugin will help, because the pages without the category-alias in the URL only show the meta tags of the content page, but not the right content. So I think it will be a better option to redirect to the content page with the right content. – MrSed Nov 1 '16 at 14:05
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You could use the core Joomla! Redirects component.

Documentation: https://docs.joomla.org/Help36:Components_Redirect_Manager

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