Step by Step Guide for adding a redirect
In this video we describe step by step process for adding a redirect with Hostgator Hosting account.
Step 1. Login to your cPanel by accessing at yourdomain.com/cpanel
Step 2. Enter user name and password
Step 3. To add a redirect, click on the Redirects icon from the Domains box of your cPanel
Step 4. Leave the setting as 301 redirect, as this is preferred by search engines.
Step 5. Select the appropriate domain name from the drop-down.
Step 6. In the subsequent blank, enter an optional path and file name
Step 7. In the redirects to entry, enter the full URL for the redirect target; include http:// or https:// (e.g. http://yourdomain.com/new blog)
Step 8. Click the Add button and you are done.
Step 9. Congratulations, when someone types the exact name you specified, they will be redirected to the target site you specified.