Redirect Website /Path to Use HTTPS in DirectAdmin

By | 2019-07-27T14:32:13+00:00 July 27th, 2019|

Nowadays, If you are not using an SSL certificate on your website, visitors might not trust your website. Google too, prefers sites with SSL over the sites that do not have SSL certificates. In this tutorial, we will see how to redirect our website from http to https automatically for all the users. If you [...]

How to change your default timezone using .htaccess in cPanel?

By | 2018-03-12T13:30:18+00:00 January 28th, 2017|

In this tutorial we can check how to change your default timezone using .htaccess in cPanel   1) Log in to your cPanel. 2) Click ‘File Manager’ icon from the ‘FILES’ category.   3) Select ‘Settings’ at the right corner of the ‘File Manager’.   4) Select Document root of your domain and select ‘Show Hidden [...]

What is IP Canonicalization and URL Canonicalization.

By | 2018-07-26T08:07:43+00:00 November 11th, 2016|

Canonicalization is the process of selecting the appropriate website URL if many options exist. For example, if there are various options available for a website such as   Here the browser loads the suitable URL and this process is called Canonicalization.   When should you use Canonicalization? 1) Same content [...]

Types of Redirects. Htaccess Redirect Tips and Tricks

By | 2016-10-28T16:19:04+00:00 October 28th, 2016|

301 Redirect This is a permanent redirect and is used to indicate to search engines that the originating URL has permanently moved to a new URL. 301 refers to the HTTP status code for this type of redirect and it is the best method for implementing redirects on a website.  It acts as the most [...]

How to troubleshoot 500 Internal Server Error?

By | 2018-07-24T11:23:57+00:00 October 14th, 2016|

The 500 Internal Server Error will be familiar to all Internet users. There are various http status codes which are three-digit integers. For every request, there will be a status code to return from the server to the client. Usually, we'd have come through various errors like 404 Not Found error. These error codes are [...]


By | 2016-07-08T14:14:11+00:00 July 8th, 2016|

In this documentation, we can learn about htaccess and htaccess url redirect. Htaccess stands for Hypertext access. Htaccess is the oldest configuration file that controls the Web Server running in your website, and is one of the most powerful configuration file. The .htaccess file can be used to alter the Apache Web Server software. It [...]

Redirect to and vice versa

By | 2016-04-04T15:23:51+00:00 April 4th, 2016|

     In this documentation, we can check how to redirect to and redirect to We can do this by adding the rewrite rule in the .htaccess file. ( It is also possible to do the same by using cPanel Redirect tool. More details of that method is available here )   [...]

How to Redirect your site to SSL using apache and .htaccess

By | 2019-03-18T08:56:21+00:00 December 22nd, 2015|

  Chrome and Firefox have started showing insecure warnings on sites without SSL certificates. Without SSL, your website will show insecure to the visitors.  Once you have purchased and installed an SSL certificate, you can configure your server to automatically redirect visitors to the secure version of your website. This ensures data sent to and [...]