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Cannocail URL in targeting

www and non-www not the same

     
4:23 am on Nov 6, 2005 (gmt 0)

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I found this out recently when ads started to be untargeted that you have to set targeting for the www.yoursite.com and the yoursite.com types!

Just an insight I hope helps!

5:16 am on Nov 6, 2005 (gmt 0)

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The ad targeting feature works on URL prefixes. So if you specify [foo.com...] it'll match all URLs that start with that prefix, e.g., [foo.com...] .

Notice [foo.com...] does not start with [foo.com,...] so it doesn't match. neither does [baz.foo.com...] for any baz!= www.

You might want to set up a redirect handler that will redirect traffic from foo.com to www.foo.com to make management easier.

12:29 am on Nov 7, 2005 (gmt 0)

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So I'd want to direct it from sitename.com to www.sitename.com for example?

Any easy way to do this without it being messy?

3:40 am on Nov 8, 2005 (gmt 0)

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for apache, mod_rewrite.

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