PrestaShop removing IDs from URLs & SEO friendly url module for PrestaShop 1.7 and PrestaShop 1.6
PrestaShop removing IDs from URLs & SEO friendly url module can remove IDs from URLs and make urls be seo-friendly. Search engines are more like number-free urls, by using this module to optimize urls can improve your rankings in Google and other search engines. Old urls will be redirected to new ones using 301 or 302, no pagerank loss.
Remove IDs from URLs.
This prestaShop removing IDs from URLs & SEO friendly url module can remove IDs from these types of URL.
- Product url
- Category url
- Blog category url
- Blog post url
- CMS url
- CMS category url
- Manufacturer url
- Supplier url
This module has a feature to make you be able to choose pages to remove IDs, which makes this module be quite flexible. For example if you want CMS urls having ids, removing ids from other urls, then you can achieve that easily.
Prevent 404 error.
Which this feature, you can redirect 404 errors to a category page or homepage. There are two advantages of doing that.
- Showing a page with some content is better than showing a 404 page, people would just leave if a 404 page shows out.
- Reduce the amount of 404 errors, good for SEO.
301 redirection and 302 redirection.
Old URLs will be redirected to new ID-free URLs using 301 or 302 redirection, no pagerank loss. So don't worry about using this module would damage your pagerank.
Cache friendly URLs
This module caches friendly urls, the page loading speed will be increased by doing that.
Advanced dispatcher to have clean URLs.
Ability to remove .html, slashes and extra texts from urls. With this feature, your urls will be even nicer and cleaner.
For example a long & complex url, like this
Can become a short & clean one, like this
You are also be able to choose types of pages to apply advanced dispatcher.
Possibility to translate urls.
For example, this is a cms page url /en/content/1-delivery, the "content" in that url is not translatable by default, with this module you can translate it for different languages. The same case also exists for these types of pages.
- Manufacturer url
- Supplier url
Fix duplicated URLs easily.
This module lists all duplicated urls out, so you can fix them. You have to fix duplicated urls, because product name will be used as the main key to identify different products. Have two products with the same name in your site is kinda like having two people with the same name in one room, if you call their names, they will be confused, the one, who you didn't intend to call, might ask you.
This module provide a quick and easy solution for duplicated URLs, if you have a lot of them, which is adding product references to urls.
- Add canonical tag to head section when in PrestaShop 1.6 to improve the SEO rank.
- Remove category name from product URLs.
- Add parent categories to product URLs.
- Add parent categories to category URLs.
- Minimal override, just two overridden files.
- Compatible with PrestaShop 1.6 and PrestaShop 1.7.
- Compatible with all themes including Transformer theme, Panda theme, Classic theme and all other themes.
- Compatible with the blog module of Transformer theme and Panda theme.
If it's not compatible with your theme or your modules, let use know, we can provide free integration service.
How to install and upgrade.
How to install? Use the "Upload a module" button on "BO > Modules" page to install the module.
How to upgrade?
Use the "Upload a module" button on "BO > Modules" page to upload the new version to your site, it's the same as how to install, don't worry all your data will be safe, prestashop will just upload updated files to your site, it won't reinstall this module.
How to get support.
If you have any questions with the module, post them out on the prestashop module support forum, we'll help you out.
No, no pagerank loss when using 301 or 302 to remove old urls to new number-free urls.
This module just overrides two files, so the chance of having installation problems is small, if that happens, create a topic on the prestashop module support forum or write to us via contact us page ,we will help you to install it.
You need to clear the Smarty cache.
You probably did some changes to schema of urls in the "SCHEMA OF URLS" section on the "BO > Shop parameters > Traffic & SEO > SEO & URLs". Reverting your changes to use default values can fix the problem, which can be done by using the "clear customized routes" button in this module's configuration page.