Site Management, URL Redirection

ReDJ allows to manage URL redirection (useful for creating URL aliases, and managing redirection from old to new URLs). No more error 404 (page not found). Managing associations from old to new URLs, all links to old pages will be redirected to new ones. Create an URL alias by now is so simple, just create new item and add both alias and real destination URL. Enjoy!

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Please, to make the most of all the features of ReDJ you should take a look at the online documentation!!!

News for version 1.7.10:
- Fixed and issue with exception handler.

News for version 1.7.9 (only for J3):
- Fixed an issue with pagination;
- Fixed an issue with {requestvar}.

News for version 1.7.8:
- Fixed an issue with filter in search tools on errors and redirects;
- Improved routeurl() function;
- Fixed an issue with drop
query_vars() function.

News for version 1.7.7:
- Fixed code for PHP 5.5 deprecated preg_replace /e modifier;
- Fixed issue with {queryvar} macro;
- Fixed issue with {substr} macro;
- Added macro {pathfolder}.

News for version 1.7.6:
- Fixed an issue with exceptions management (calluserfunc and variable passed by reference).

News for version 1.7.5:
- Added macros {urlencode} and {urldecode};
- Improved function sanitizeURL for UTF-8 support when multibyte library is missing;
- Fixed and issue with exceptions management (calluserfunc and variable passed by reference);
- Added a redirect URL for each error URL;
- Added a clean function for errors which saves errors with a redirect attached (unlike the purge function);
- Fixed and issue with {username} and {userid} macros;
- Added macros {urldecode}, {rawurldecode}, {urlencode} and {rawurlencode};
- Added macro {str_replace};
- Removed a wrong check on document type inside onAfterInitialise.

News for version 1.7.4:
- Changed the interface to support new filters and ordering (only for J3);
- Fixed an issue related to changes of JUri behavior (only for J3);
- Fixed an issue of compatibility of plugin with PHP 5.2;
- Fixed an issue with rule search filter;
- Fixed an issue with errors search filter, pages 404 and referers (only for J3);
- Fixed an issue on the custom error page (when the option is enabled but page is not selected);
- Improved macro {routeurl} for the unwanted variables removal;
- Improved function to manage redirect of all errors;
- Improved interface to manage errors and referers;
- Added new URL macros {queryappend}, {querybuildappend}, and {querydropappend};
- Added new site macros {username}, {userid};
- Added new string macros {lowercase}, {uppercase};
- Added rule condition to skip redirect;
- Added button to reset statistics (hits and last visit);
- Fixed an issue in the package related to plugin uninstall;

News for version 1.7.2:
- Improved trim text function;
- Improved queryfull macro;
- Added "shortcut extensions" option to plugin;
- Created installation package;
- First release for Joomla 3.0.

News for version 1.7.1:
- Fixed issue with custom error page.

News for version 1.7.0:
- Added support for placeholders and comments for redirection rules;
- Added support for new macros for redirection rules.

News for version 1.6.0:
- Completely rewritten for the new version of Joomla! 1.6 and 1.7;
- The redirection rules can work on the entire URL, including protocol and domain;
- It can be specified for each redirect rule whether or not to first decode the URL.


Posted on 13 April 2016

Works just like they said it would.

Ease of use

Activate plugin, enter URL to redirect. Easy.


Didn't need support.


The web page has documentation and you can download a tutorial from the component.

I used this to: Will be using it on ALL my sites. So very impressed!

life saver

Posted on 21 January 2016

very good

Ease of use

easy to use


not needed


not really needed

I used this to: My clients SEO work. Very good work. Thanks for making it free.


Everyone should consider to not lose links and rankings when changing them, redirecting is fundamental in those cases

Ease of use

This extension is really easy and helps you to redirect to new links and change them in Google webmasters


Amazing support when i contacted them


Almost perfect

I used this to: High traffic website with good ranking gained in past years


For what we do (mostly simple redirects), works every time. We have only scratched the surface of what ReDJ can do.

Ease of use

Drop dead easy for the basics.


Extraordinary. Luigi answers questions in the forum quickly and has been willing to help on an individual basis. Amazing!


Very good.

I used this to: We have been using ReDJ for a couple of years mostly for simple redirects. Now that we have completed our Joomla 3 upgrade, we will explore the full capabilities of ReDJ. We will upgrade to the Enterprise version soon, not so much for new capabilities as to show our appreciation!

What a time saver this little extension is! I started using it on 1.5 sites, then 2.5 and now I'm using it on 3.3. So happy I don't have to mess with redirect code in the htaccess file! Simple to use and does what it promises. I wish everything worked as smoothly as this extension.

Great work

Posted on 09 July 2014

This is our go to tool for redirecting URLs, maintaining URLs and removing those pesky 404s that tends to surface after a site is used actively after a year or so.

You'll need it if you care about SEO (which you should!). Saves our team a lot of time. Thanks for the great work - keep it up!

Excellent component

Posted on 26 June 2014

My website has had these annoying 404 errors due to page changes over time. This was just the most easiest way to clean up old redundant URLs. Had small problems to start with getting the URLs right, went to the Forum and found an answer for every issue. If you have any 404 errors on your website I would most certainly recommend this extension.

Thank you!

A lifesaver and worth it

Posted on 11 April 2014

This is a really good extension. A lot easier than trying to do 301 redirects via an htaccess file. In an htaccess file if you make a mistake you could end up with an internal error.

With ReDJ you won’t have to know anything about htaccess or other programming tricks to redirect a page.

First of all you're making your changes via a user friendly admin panel rather than editing the htaccess file in notepad – which if you make a mistake the results can take your site down.

ALSO for those who use Godaddy hosting where the htaccess file is not always updated immediately (Godaddy's updates to htaccess file can take up to an hour) the changes in ReDJ take place instantly. The changes made in ReDJ are not written to the htacces file.

Also you can publish and unpublish your redirects which can be handy.

A great extension that I know you will like.

Recommended by Rowby!

After I had some trouble with redirect I found in Luigi a man who knows his business!

He helpt me with solving the problem and also solved other trouble that was haunting me for a long time!

I surely can recommend RedJ and the great support from my Italian friends from Selfget.


Posted on 04 December 2013

reat component, really very useful and functional.

Great feature that allows you to change the "series" of url parameters that have the same between them.

It took just a component of this kind, the most would be that when it intercepts the url "wrong" one could click it and then enter the url is not correct and that you have to go in the tab redirects and rewrite the url

thanks a lot


Tag Meta

Tag Meta

Free | SEO & Metadata | selfget.com
54 reviews
Tag Meta allows to efficiently manage all site's meta information. With Tag Meta, as example, it is possible to set the tag 'title' or the meta tags (e.g. from the most common 'description', 'keywords', 'robots', as well as the recently 'content rights' and 'external reference') or link 'canonical' on any page, just specifying the URL or a part of it. This provides a swiss army knife to improve site positioning in SEO optimization. But Tag Meta also supports regular expressions in the matching rules and this allows to match a group of URLs with a single rule. In this way it is possible to manage metadata from a single control panel. Multiple rules can be applied together, so if more than a single rule matches with the current URL, these are applied in cascade using the ordering set, except if a rule is declared as ‘last one’ (in this case the process stop). And that’s not all. Tag Meta comes with support for macros. This means that meta information can be generated dynamically for each page. To allow complex transformations for data to use as meta info there are the placeholders. Placeholders allow you to define a set of values where each value is associated and identified by a name and is used in the definition of other placeholders or in the definition of meta info (practically they are based on the same principle of the variables in programming languages). With support for link 'canonical' it is possible to specify the preferred version of a set of pages with highly similar content. But there is still other, Tag Meta comes with support for an ontology database of synonyms, that allows to automatically generate and add new synonyms of existing keywords in any page. The plugin, finally, has some useful options to set custom global information like Generator, Author, Copyright, or to set and align the tag ‘title’ and the meta tag ‘title’ in many ways. Features: - Support for tag 'title' and meta tag 'description', 'author', 'keywords', 'robots', 'content rights', and 'external reference' on each page - Support for Robots options Index, Follow, Snippet, Archive, Odp, and Image Index - Support for link 'canonical' - Support for global meta tag 'generator' - Possibility to add site name to tag 'title' - Possibility to align meta tag 'title' with tag 'title' - Possibility to preserve tag 'title' on each rule from global settings - Support for global meta tag 'author' - Support for global meta tag 'copyright' - Possibility to add a note for each item - Possibility to apply multiple matching rules - Use of regular expressions into matching rules - Case-sensitive option on the matching source URLs - Request only option to match the full URL or just the REQUEST_URI part - Decode URL option to decode URLs before to check if match with rule - Last rule option to break application of matching rule - Support for placeholders - Use of macros to specify meta info (dynamic meta info, 45 macros) - Ontology database for synonyms
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Auto Group for Community Builder

Auto Group for Community Builder

Paid download | Community Builder extensions | selfget.com
4 reviews
Auto Group plugin for Community Builder 1.8 / 1.9 allows to assign a Joomla groups to an user depending on the value of a CB field. The check on the field value is done when the user register on site for the first time, and everytime the user profile is modified from the frontend or backend. This allows, as example, to enable multiple user profiles, using Joomla groups as profile type, and CB fields to let users choose their profile type. Version 1.13: - Fixed an issue with _getTabFieldsDb instantiation; - Normalized checkbox values to 1 (checked) and 0 (unchecked). Version 1.12: - Removed rule ordering dependency. Now add group has always priority over remove group. Version 1.11: - Now first add new groups and then remove unwanted (because an user must have at least one group). Version 1.10: - Fixed an issue with multiple group changes. Version 1.9: - Fixed event management issue on some user activation type settings. Version 1.8: - Fixed Clear ACL feature cleaning the user session only when needed; - Improved event management adding check on user activation type. Version 1.7: - Changed event from onAfterUserRegistration to onUserActive for auto approval issue; - Improved Clear ACL feature adding the cleaning of user session. Version 1.6: - Added support for fields with multiple values. Version 1.5: - Now is possible to specify multiple matching values for each rule. Version 1.4: - Rules are applied in the specified order, and a group will be added (removed) only if not removed (added) from a previous rule. Version 1.3: - Added option to clear ACL cache after any changes. Version 1.2: - Fixed cache issue. Version 1.1: - Improved performances adding cache support at group lookups; - Added support for assign multiple groups for each field value; - Removed dependency from rule ordering with trace of assigned groups. Version 1.0: - Initial release.


Paid download | Libraries | selfget.com
3 reviews
jBackend gives you all the power of Joomla CMS through an extensible and pluggable set of REST API. With these API you can access to all site's contents and features, and use Joomla as a backend system for smartphone and mobile apps, syndication networks, external websites, and provide web services for any external system. Furthermore jBackend provides a full push notifications platform for iOS and Android mobile apps. It allows to define multiple apps, to register devices for each app, and to schedule push notifications sending on registered devices, filtered by app and platform type. Features: - Extensible through plugins to increase API and support any Joomla extension; - Support for publishing of multiple endpoints with its specific settings; - Three endpoint access type (free access, user authenticated only, API Key required); - Tracing requests in the database for each endpoint; - Selection of jBackend plugins to enable for each endpoint; - API Key management interface; - Request log management interface; - Each API Key can have a max daily requests limit and an expiration date; - Access control is compliant with integrated ACL; - Support for REST compliant requests; - JSON format for responses; - Support for push notifications on iOS (APNs) and Android (GCM); - Custom payload for push notifications; - Scheduled sending of push notifications. The package includes the jBackend component, that provides the general infrastructure for endpoints, notifications, and plugins support system, and the following plugins: - User Module: provides support for Joomla users (e.g. login, logout, registration); - Content Module: provides support for standard Joomla content (e.g. categories and articles); - Push Module: provides support for push notifications (e.g. register device, send scheduled push).
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1.7.10 Community
Last updated:
Jan 29 2016
Date added:
Jan 22 2009
GPLv2 or later
Free download
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