raisa.guillemette@govdocs.com

How Long to Keep Redirects in Place?

I am wondering how long I should keep redirects in place. For example, I have changed my website domain and have redirects in place to direct to the new website domain. How long should I keep them?

Thanks, Raisa

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macrew-tech
by @macrew-tech (164), 2 weeks ago

Dear, I don't think there is a specific time for this. If you do not want to lose your customer then I suggest that you leave it permanent.

shane
by @shane (636), 2 weeks ago

Until the old domain no longer appears in search. Unless you also have physical content (business cards, pamphlets, etc) in the wild. If that's the case I would keep it redirecting for a couple years.

bj76407
by @bj76407 (125), 2 weeks ago

Just keep it forever.

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