I wrote a longer explanation on the importance of 301 Redirects for SEO reasons on the Brain Dump site: http://brain.bertholf.com/on-page-optimization/optimizing-for-search-engines/301-redirect/ But for those of you on WordPress who are looking for some examples of how to configure the HTACCESS file, here are some of the most common configurations I use: Redirect to Root Redirect from [...]

If you do not want to identify each page individually and are using the same filenames on the new site as you had on the previous site, you can use redirect all ASP pages (*.ASP) to PHP pages (*.PHP) using: RedirectMatch (.*).asp$ http://www.yourdomain.com$1.php This is more complicated looking, but simply takes each *.asp link and [...]