Hey, are you suffering from more number of 404 links error on your websites. Here is a smart solution which will help you to Auto redirect all the 404 error pages and post links to the original post (if present) or to some similar post. It will reduces the bounce rate of your website and hence increases your blog view.
If your URL has changed due to migration of your website or for any reason then you have to redirect all your posts and pages to the URL manually. But I found one smart solution to this. Smart 404 Plugin is one of the best plugin that I have used on one of my site when I migrated that blog from blogger to WordPress. Migrating from any other CMS to WordPress sometimes changes many URL that points to the post.
|Auto redirect all the 404 error pages|
Auto redirect all the 404 error pages
So just install the Smart 404 plugin and your redirect process will be in autopilot mode. Means you don't have to change all the post URL's to match the SEO URL. This plugin automatically matches the keywords in the URL to the similar kind of articles or blog post and pages on your WordPress and redirect all the 404 URL to that specific original post.
Download Smart 404 plugin for WordPress here.
Note: This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years but works perfectly with all the latest WordPress versions. You won't be facing any problem with this plugin. Also this plugin is very light weight and do not use much memory and it don't interfere with the website speed.
I think the code in this plugin is simple and portable so there may be no need to update it for every version on WordPress.
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