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Joomla! E-Commerce with VirtueMart by Suhreed Sarkar

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Using search engine friendly URLs

When you are using Joomla! and VirtueMart, the URLs are long and include several parameters. For example, our shop's URL becomes http://localhost/bdosn/index.php?option =com_virtuemart&Itemid=53. These types of URLs are generally not indexed by search engines. These URLs are also not human-friendly. Using search engine friendly URLs helps you gain upper ranking in search engines. Therefore, Joomla! included a feature to generate search engine friendly (SEF) URLs. There are also some other components for generating SEF URLs. We will first look into using the built-in mechanism for generating SEF URLs in Joomla!, and then look into other SEF components. Not all SEF components work well with VirtueMart. Therefore, ...

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