URL Rewriting (Search Engine Friendly URLs) in ASP

18 05 2009

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is very important for getting free quality traffic to your website. URL rewriting is an important aspect in SEO. Wondering what is URL rewriting? If you are familar with web development, you might be using querystrings.

For example, take an URL http://www.examplesite.com/page.asp?article=1234. For a search engine article=1234 does not mean anything. Instead if your webpage address is something like http://www.examplesite.com/page_1234_SEO-Optimization, it can make out that the page is related to SEO optimization and it can index your website properly.

The following article shows how to rewrite URLs in Classical ASP. Read the rest of this entry »