Creating a website redirect in your Hosting package

Managing Hosting package redirects

This feature is applicable to multiple versions of the Website Builder platform, so please use the options below to find the appropriate instructions for the package you are using. If you are not sure which version of Website Builder you are using, you can use this article to check.

Creating a website redirect in your Hosting package

The following steps apply to Web Hosting plans purchased after July 2020 and Premium Hosting plans purchased after August 2020:

Step 1 of 6

Start by logging in to your Control Panel and scroll down to ‘Web Hosting’. From there, select Manage.

General Control Panel

 

Step 2 of 6

On the next page, select Manage for the account you wish to use.

General-Manage Sites

 

Step 3 of 6

Select the three-dot icon for the package you want to edit. From there, choose Settings from the drop-down menu that appears.

Choose Settings

 

Step 4 of 6

On your dashboard, select the cPanel Admin button that appears above Settings.

Select cPanel Admin

 

Step 5 of 6

On the next page, choose Redirects under the Domains section.

Choose redirects

 

Step 6 of 6

Enter the necessary details to set up your redirect. This includes:

  • Type: whether you want it to be a temporary or permanent redirect. A permanent redirect will notify the visitor’s browser to update any bookmarks that are linked to the page that is being redirected. Temporary redirects will not update the visitor’s bookmarks.
  • https?://(www..)?: the website you would like to assign the redirect to.
  • /: the directory for your domain’s redirect.
  • Redirects to: the page the user should be redirected to.

Once done, click Add to create the redirect.

Enter details

 

The following steps apply to Web Hosting plans purchased before July 2020 and Premium Hosting plans purchased before August 2020:

Step 1 of 10

Log in to your 123 Reg control panel

 

Step 2 of 10

Scroll down to the Web hosting section.

scroll down to the web hosting section

 

Step 3 of 10

Select your domain name using the drop-down menu and then click on the Manage button.

select your domain name and click on the manage button

 

Step 4 of 10

In the Web Tools section, click on the Website Redirect button.

click on the website redirect button

 

Step 5 of 10

Type in the domain name for the website you wish to direct users away from.

enter the domain name you wish to direct users away from

 

Step 6 of 10

Now type in the domain name for the website you wish to direct users to.

enter the domain name you wish to direct users away from

 

Step 7 of 10

You can now decide if you would like a Permanent or Temporary redirect.

choose between permanent or temporary redirect

 

Step 8 of 10

Click the Create Redirect button.

set up smtp server

 

Step 9 of 10

That’s it, your website redirect has been set up.

website redirect set up

 

Step 10 of 10

Don’t worry, you can always delete a redirect if you need to. Just click on the Delete Redirect button.

delete redirect if needed

 

Editing a website redirect in your Hosting package

The following steps apply to Web Hosting plans purchased after July 2020 and Premium Hosting plans purchased after August 2020:

Step 1 of 2

Access the Redirects page by following the process listed above. From there, you’ll see a list of your current redirects at the bottom of the page.

 

Step 2 of 2

Although you won’t be able to amend any of the details, you can remove it entirely by selecting the Delete icon below Actions.

Delete Redirects

 

The following steps apply to Web Hosting plans purchased before July 2020 and Premium Hosting plans purchased before August 2020:

Step 1 of 4

Login to your 123 Reg control panel. Scroll down to the Web Hosting section.

Select the relevant domain name from the drop down box and click on the Manage button.

Web_hosting_section.jpg

 

Step 2 of 4

Click on the Website Redirect option in the Web Tools section.

 

Step 3 of 4

In the Edit Website Redirect from field enter the directory that you wish to edit and press the Modify Redirectbutton.

 

Step 4 of 4
  • This will then populate the create section where you can edit the Website to Redirect to field or change the redirection type., then press the Create Redirect button to complete the Website Redirection edit.If you need to remove the redirect click on the Delete Redirect button.