Is a 301 or 302 redirect best for SEO?
In 2018, there’s still some confusion about which redirect is best to use for search engine optimization (SEO).
There are many articles in the search marketing industry on the topic of 301 and 302 redirects, and many suggest that a 302 redirect will not pass PageRank and that 301 redirects are best for SEO.
Is that still the case in 2018? Let’s look at what we know.
Using 301 redirects
The short answer to the question, “Should I use a 301 redirect when I want to permanently move content from one webpage to another?” is “Yes.”
If you want to be sure the search engines understand that your universal resource…