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It's using the first URL I redirected to and won't update (4 posts)

  1. andrea_c
    Member
    Posted 10 months ago #

    I want to redirect from http://www.consultantjournal.com/blog/second-job-ideas-and-tips-for-second-jobs) to http://www.consultantjournal.com/blog/second-jobs-ideas-and-tips-for-second-jobs. But I made a typo the first time (seconds) and I cannot get this plugin to recognize the change. I tried deleting the first plugin, creating a new one, closing the browser, deleting further attempts and creating new ones. No dice. It is still going to "seconds", which is not a real page. Other than creating a redirect from the error, can I get this plugin to stop using the old page? I assume it has cached it or something. Thanks.

    (Newbie who does not have a ton of experience)

    https://wordpress.org/plugins/simple-301-redirects/

  2. Michael Mann
    Member
    Posted 9 months ago #

    Make sure you clear out the browsers cache, close the browser, open it back up and re-check.

    Firefox: History > Clear History
    Chrome: Tools > Clear Browsing Data

  3. Deeac23
    Member
    Posted 5 months ago #

    I am redirecting a site for my boss and it is not taking it http://telesummit.thenewmomsummit.com/ is re directed here: http://telesummit.masteringmotherhoodsummit.com/

    I cleared everything like you suggested what else could be the issue?

  4. steveftr
    Member
    Posted 4 months ago #

    Thank you Michael Mann for mentioning this--

    Make sure you clear out the browsers cache, close the browser, open it back up and re-check.

    I was frustrated at not being able to figure out, after editing several redirects in Simple 301 Redirects, if the mistake was mine (and what it was) or the plugin's (it was not the plugin).

    Thanks for helping others.

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