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Make a permanent 301 redirect instead of a 302

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Johnsen, Bernie

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Is there any way to make a permanent 301 redirect instead of a 302? I’ve been conducting a lot of research lately and we’re really getting dinged on the temporary redirect. Google thinks and are two different sites and therefore we aren’t getting SEO credit when people link to the domain instead of the page.


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Johnsen, BernieNo presence information (10/14/2011 4:36 PM): 301 has been configured on the dev farm at .  Please see fiddler to verify 301 vs 302 on home page redirection. 

Have also configure ate-sp-fe1 to demonstrate redirection of to  To test this you must configure your host file on your workstation.  To do this, open C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc\hosts with notepad and add the following entry to the bottom of that file :
Save and close the hosts file.
Close all browser windows
Open a command prompt (cmd.exe) and type: ipconfig /flushdns
Those three actions will force your local workstation to route to atel-sp-fe1 to test to redirection.  When done remove the last line from the host file and re-save. Repeat flushdns command.
I don't believe this will have any adverse affects on the production functionality, but, I'd highly recommend testing with the UWS scripts on to be sure. 
Demers, ScottNo presence information (9/7/2011 12:01 PM): IIS setting could be the solution.
Fulbright, JeremyNo presence information (8/30/2011 3:30 PM): dependent on http modules. Requires extensive load testing.
Johnsen, BernieNo presence information (12/16/2010 11:12 AM): Assigned to Shilpa va CRM:
Correct 301 vs 302 Redirect issue

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Version: 11.0
Created at 10/14/2011 4:36 PM by Johnsen, Bernie