Difference between URL forwarding and re-routing?

Difference between URL forwarding and re-routing?

I am curious what the difference is from an MVC .NET Framework perspective, if that makes any difference...

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pcelbaCommented:
These are two different techniques which you can use for the same purpose in some cases…

URL forwarding is described e.g. here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/URL_redirection
Custom routes in MVC are described here: https://www.dotnetcurry.com/aspnet-mvc/970/aspnet-mvc-custom-routes

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