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    Odoo SEO-URL Redirect/Rewrite


    Migrating the whole website to a new web address can become a nightmare for your SEO ranking. It could take months for the new website to accumulate the same link equity as the old one had. Now, you need a way to divert the incoming traffic on your old site to your new site without losing the site’s SEO ranking. Our Odoo SEO-URL Redirect/Rewrite module does exactly that for you but without tedious labor!! Point your visitors to the same products with Url Redirect request when you move your website from one URL to another.

    Moreover, it helps you create user-friendly and easy to remember product catalog URLs. Evidently, is much easier to remember and type than

    Trim out the unnecessary part of the web addresses with URL Rewrite and help your customers to search for the products using simple keywords instead of those hefty long automated URLs.


    • Set a unique custom SEO friendly URL to the products in the product view form.
    • Assign and manage 301 and 302 URL Redirect requests to your products’ URLs at one place.
    • Facilitates URLs manipulation/rewriting at the product as well as category level.
    • Update URLs of multiple products and product categories at the same time.
    • Enable category hierarchy on your website.
    • Trim the ‘shop/product’ prefix from the products’ URL on the website to make it shorter for the customers.
    • Remove ‘shop/category’ prefix from the Product public category URL on the website making it SEO friendly.
    • Add preferred suffixes such as .php and .htm to the product catalog and product public category.


    After buying this app from our Webkul store you will get the link for downloading the zip file. Download it and extract on your system. You will see the ‘seo_url_redirect’ folder. Just copy this app folder inside your Odoo addons path.

    Once done, follow these steps:
    1.) Go to settings menu and click on Activate the Developer Mode.
    2.) Now go to apps menu and Click on ‘Update Modules List’.
    3.) Remove the app’s filter and search for the seo_url_redirect key.
    4.) Now you will be able to see the module then simply install it.

    Once installed, you will be able to handle different functionalities as mentioned in module’s workflow.


    1.) Click on ‘Website’ tab. Here click on the ‘Products’ submenu. Open the product you want to set the SEO-URL for.

    2.) Here, you can configure the SEO-URL key for the product under the tab ‘SEO Url Key’.

    3.) Now, click on the Seo-Url Rewrite’ submenu. You can also view and change the current SEO-URL key for the products and product public categories.

    4.) To change the SEO-URL key click on product/category’. Click on the specific product/category and fill in the desired SEO-URL key and hit ‘save’.

    5.) Rewriting the SEO-URL key for a product catalog or Product public category also triggers an automatic Url Redirect action. Click on the ‘Redirect’ submenu to view the redirect request.

    6.) Now, you can see the new SEO-URL key for the particular product on the website.

    7.) Next, to assign a custom SEO-URL key redirect for any product/public category, click again on the ‘Redirect’. Here, click on ‘Create’.

    8.) Here, choose the redirection type as move permanently or move temporarily.

    9.) Fill in the current SEO-URL key for the product under ‘Redirect from’ and the desired SEO-URL key in ‘Redirect to’ tab.

    10.) Fill in the product display_id in ‘ID path’. Enter the other details and hit save. It’s done!!

    Your product/category page has been moved to a new URL. Now, every time the customers enter the old URL key for the product, the page would be automatically redirected to the newly assigned URL key for the product.

    12.) Moving on, to automatically update the Url key of multiple products, click on Seo-Url Rewrite’ submenu again. Now, select the product you wish to update the Url Key for from the list view.

    13.) Select ‘update Seo Url Key’ tab from the action menu on the top of the page.


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    If you have any issues/queries regarding the module please raise a ticket at and for any doubts contact us at

    Thanks for reading!!!


    Current Product Version - 1.0

    Supported Framework Version - Odoo V10, V11

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