I have a RewriteRule that is not behaving as I expect. I want
site.com/author/fred to map to
I have an author directory within the site root. The author directory contains the .htaccess file below.
My problem is that
$1 contains the value
index.php instead of the regex match.
The entire .htaccess file is below. Can you see my mistake? Thank you.
Options +FollowSymlinks RewriteEngine on RewriteRule ([^/]+)/?$ index.php?a=$1 [NC,L]