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Changing Permalink Structure

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9:53 am
April 30, 2014


Moneysma

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Hi Everyone,

 

I have another PF blog that I just took over and the current permalink structure has the post date/post name structure. I want to change it to just the post name. I know if I log into my site I can change the permalink structure there, but the site has a good number of incoming links. Will changing the permalink structure break those links and what can I do (easily hopefully!) to keep those links in tact when making the change?

10:23 am
May 1, 2014


Eric – PersonalProfitability.com

Portland, OR

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You can add redirect code to your .htaccess file to setup a 301 redirect from your old structure to your new structure.

11:06 am
May 7, 2014


moneystepper

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posts 182

I use quickredirects, adding a 301 redirect, but if you have a lot of pages/posts, this probably won't be the most efficient way… 

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