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XF 1.5 Performance difference for PHP redirects vs htaccess?


Active member
I'm migrating from vB4 and I'll be importing with retained content IDs, so I can use htaccess redirects.

I've also come across PHP redirects.

Is there any advantage, performance or SEO or otherwise, to choosing PHP redirects vs htaccess redirects?



Well-known member
htaccess redirects are faster and the right way to do SEO wise.
You can also move them to httpd.conf for even better performance.