How to Set Custom Redirect In Blogger

Hello and Welcome to GetWebInfo. Here you will learn how to set a custom redirects in Blogger (BlogSpot). Over time most blogs can go through many changes, like posts being added or deleted. In some occasions, you do not want people to get 404 messages when they are negative to posts or pages that do not exist on your blog and instead, all other requests to another page to redirected to specific links.

One of the best ways to avoid broken links and keeping your traffic in the right direction in the custom redirects is the Blogger Custom Redirects Tool. This tutorial will show you how to set up blogger posts for redirects and redirects and old URLs to a new URL. But before redirecting any URL you must know about two types of redirects

  1. A 302 redirect means that the page has moved temporary. This redirect does not contain the URL value to the new location and instead. It will take visitors to an appropriate location so that you are not showing them a 404 page not found, or an error page. You can use a 302 redirect for quick pages or maintenance pages.
  2. A 301 redirect mens that a page has permanently moved to a new location. Use the 301 redirect when you deleted or changed the URL, of your post. In most instances, 301 redirects are always recommended for SEO because they will link the link juice to the redirected page and visitors will also benefit from this.

How to Redirect old URL to New URL in Blogger

Step 01. Login to your Blogger account with email and password

Step 02. Click on your blog> Go to Setting / Search Preferences and Click Edit next to Custom Redirects.

Step 03. Enter the old URL in the From field and the new URL in the To field including the forward slash 

Note: Do not enter the full URL in these fields. Just omit the address of your blog and type only the rest of the Link. Again this works only if you wish to redirect within your blogger blogs and not to any external links. 

Step 04. Click the Save link and the Save Changes button and your all don!

Finally you can all don. If you have want to redirect more pages, just click the "New Redirect" Button . I hope this article is really helpful for you if you like this article so please share it on social media thanks.