i am working on a website omegabanners.com and i have create the some custom template for designing tool. the product is saving into the database. when someone open the product the url shows http://www.omegabanners.com/fullcolorbanner?productId=1277

This kinds of url is not good for SEO i need SEO friendly URL for my website. like http://www.omegabanners.com/category/product-name

can anyone help me how can i do that either on template code or using the htaccess.

please check on specific url

[1]omegabanners.com/doublesidedbanner?proId=1239 [2]omegabanners.com/banner-stands/retractable-banner-stands/retractable-banner-stand-47x78.html [3]omegabanners.com/index.php/catalog/product/view/id/1239/s/retractable-banner-stand-47x78/

These are the specific url for one product. my currently url show like url [1] but i need it to shows like [2]. how i can i show it like [2]

and when i try to fetch the url magento ass [2] the desgin goes totally disturb i know the is the template reason..

1 Answer 1


Try following this link for custom URL rewrites: http://www.magentocommerce.com/wiki/3_-_store_setup_and_management/seo/how_to_work_with_magento_url_rewrite_rules

  • Hi url is setup properly. but not redirect on right position. Commented Nov 26, 2014 at 9:18
  • Please explain what you mean by not redirect on right position? Can you please place a screen capture of the custom URL rewrite configuration ?
    – eetzen
    Commented Nov 26, 2014 at 9:26
  • my oriegnal product is omegabanners.com/doublesidedbanner?proId=1239 and the url key is retractable-banner-stand-47x78.html i need to call the product as omegabanners.com/banner-stands/retractable-banner-stands/… but the total design goes off. i dont understand what is the solution is for. and how can i add the screenshot? Commented Nov 26, 2014 at 9:35
  • Go to catalog->URL Rewrite Management check what is the ID Path, Request Path and Target Path for this product ?
    – eetzen
    Commented Nov 26, 2014 at 9:50
  • ID path 95920300_1398029076 request path retractable-banner-stand-33x78.html target path retractable-banner-stand-47x78.html and redirect 301 temperory Commented Nov 26, 2014 at 9:56

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