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Short cut URL for catalog

Posted on 2014-04-11
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I do not want to use tiny url, but I like to change or add link for my my catalog that if someone used it  would re-direct them to the regular url or web page.
I have a link for a flipbook catalog.

http://www.biotone.com/Flipbro/indexbro.html

I like to have a link that is www.biotone.com/spastart

what do I need to add this to my website so that when someone click it actually goes to the link for the flipbro?

Thank you
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Question by:Scott Johnston
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by:Derek Jensen
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Sounds like a simple .htaccess fix to me; what stack are you using, and do you have a server admin tool you use, or is it your own personal webserver?
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by:Scott Johnston
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I have a dedicated web server, I cannot find a file called htaccess? not exactly what you mean what stack?
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Thank you, I found the HTAccess file but went in another direction.

I created a folder on my website and then added a index file with a redirect statement.
Works like a charm.

http://www.biotone.com/spastart

You idea made me think, Its Friday and its been a long week.
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by:Scott Johnston
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I believe that either solution will work but the solution I came up with is similar.
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