I have a Blogger site which has a custom domain which I want to move one old domain to new. Let's pretend this is
I want to:
Preserve my search engine ranking as much as possible;
If any link to a page has the old custom domain in the URL, and this link is clicked on, it will redirect to a link with the new domain but with the same page. (For example,
www.old-domain.com/existing-page.htmlshould redirect to
Does anyone know how I would go about this?
I know that if I had access to the .htaccess file for the site, it would be an easy thing to do, but it seems that Blogger does not expose this.
I have heard that using meta refresh is not a good idea if you want to preserve search engine ranking, so that's out.
Blogger provides a UI that lets me add custom redirects, but I would have to do this for the thousands of pages on my site, so this isn't practical (unless there's an API that Blogger provides that lets me add these redirects very quickly).