How to Enable Userfriendly URLs for Websites Through Apache HTTPD Server
Enable user-friendly URLs for websites through Apache HTTPD Server.
A user-friendly URL is a Web address that is easy to read and includes words that describe the content of the webpage.
Defining the user-friendly URL is the best practice also the recommendation for SEO, the user-friendly URL’s helps to hide the complex internal URL’s from the end-users and search engines. These URLs help visitors to remember web addresses, which they can easily type to access the page.
For example, the long URL /test/en/pdp/book.html?id=123 should be changed to the user-friendly URL /en/book/123
The Apache URL Rewriting (mod_rewrite) along with PT(PassThrough) flag helps to define the user-friendly URL’s in Apache by hiding the complex and lengthy URL’s from end-users.
Author: Albin Issac
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