The apache module mod_rewrite converts urls in a certain
format to another format, and can be very useful in helping
a site with dynamic content to be indexed.
Using this tool you can transform long dynamic URLs into short static URLs.
Enter your dynamic URL and click
Rewrite URL to
generate your new URL:
For example, you may enter the URL:
and transform it into
On this page, the wizard will help you make your URL perfect.
Look! The wizard has suggested you a rewritten URL already.
If you satisfied with the rewritten URL, click
Otherwise, customize it to fulfill your needs.
Configure the Wizard to get a better URL.
The rewritten URL is updated as you change the settings.
Select parameters that should be present in the rewritten URL.
By default, only the values of parameters are included. You may add both the name and value
to the rewritten URL or remove a parameter completely.
Name & Value
Tips and hints
Do not include names of the parameters since this will complicate the rewritten URL.
Include a name only if it is a keyword.
Include all the values.
If you want to take away a value, first make sure that the value is constant for each original URL covered by the generated rule.
Otherwise, we do not recommend to take it away.
It is a tool for improving the form of the rewritten URL and increasing its relevancy.
Enter the prefix:
Tips and hints
Include an additional keyword.
Differenciate rewrite rules. If you have several rewrite rules
for one site, you need to distinguish them. The prefix is a convenient
tool for this purpose.
Congratulations! You have made a new rewrite rule.
Please pay attention to the parts marked by different colors.
They are values of the parameters. The rewrite rule covers URLs
that has the same form, but different colored parts.
If you change a part of the rewritten URL, the corresponding part of the same color of the original URL
is changed too.
The original URL:
The rewritten URL: