How to Create a Domain/URL Redirect


How to Create a Domain/URL Redirect

There are several reasons that give you the need to redirect a Domain.

And the need often arises when a company starts to grow bigger and realizes that it needs another brand.

A domain redirect can be easily set up in cPanel.

For example, web traffic can be redirected to

At the same time, can also be redirected to

Here are the steps to Redirect your Domain in cPanel:

Step 1:

Login to cPanel.

Step 2:

Go under “Domains” and click on “Redirects”.

cpanel domains click redirect

Step 3:

Click on the drop-down box for “Type” and choose if you want to create a Permanent (301), or Temporary (302) redirect.

Step 4:

Select the domain you wish to redirect.

cpanel add redirection option

Step 5:

Fill in the box beside slash ‘/’ for the folder names you are currently using.

You may leave it blank if you wish to redirect the original domain name.

cpanel add 301 redirection

Step 6:

Choose default – “Redirect with or without www.”

Step 7:

Check the box if you wish to create a Wild Card Redirect. This will add the same folder name after the URL when it redirects.

For example, would redirect to

cpanel add redirection screenshot

Step 8:

You are ready to go when you see the message below.

redirects cpanal

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