Magic SEO URLs for phpBB3 3.2

Magic SEO URLs for phpBB3 3.2

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Latest version : 3.2.01 (CHANGELOG)

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Inveo Magic SEO URLs for phpBB3 is superior to similar Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Enhancement for phpBB2.

Inveo module Magic SEO URLs for phpBB3 changes dynamic URLs to static, well-structured SEO friendly formats which help improve Search Engine ranking (PageRank) and readability. They also include verification and validation of each SEO URL; it supports safe changes of SEO URLs as well as redirects from all native and rewritten phpBB3 URLs. They properly handle Sessions IDs*, operate at high speed without negative effect to server load or response time, prevent duplicate content penalties and much more!

* Sessions IDs (sid parameter in URLs) are removed when one of 120 world-wide web robots is detected. If the web robot finds a backward link containing a Session ID, it is redirected to the non-Session ID version of the SEO URL.

Overview - phpBB3 SEO

  • Maximizes your site's PageRank!
  • Brings your site up on SERPs (Search Engine Results Pages)!
  • Helps you succeed in your SEO strategy!
  • Does not break phpBB3 MODs or UMIL compatibility!
  • Features easy installation - requires only one line of code
  • More efficient and user-friendly than other phpBB3 SEO MODs
  • Comes with an optional installation service

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Features - phpBB3 SEO

  • Changes dynamic URLs into static SEO friendly URLs
  • Generates well-structured SEO URLs in relation to content
  • Verifies and validates each SEO URL

    If a user/visitor make any mistake in the SEO URL, he/she is redirected to the correct SEO URL - no HTTP 404/Not Found error or content penalty occurs. E.g.: to

  • Supports safe changes of SEO URLs

    If any page receive a new SEO URL because of the content changes, all older SEO URLs will still be valid. The web browser or crawler will be redirected via HTTP 301 Moved Permanently to the new SEO URL. E.g.: to

  • Supports redirects from ALL original phpBB URLs

    E.g.: to

  • Ability to set delimiter in URIs between keywords

    Delimiter can be changed in all URIs.

  • Ability to set URIs file extension

    Extension can be e.g. .html, .xhtml or can be also completely removed.

  • Ability to limit the maximum number of words in the URI's level

    Others are omitted in URIs.

  • Ability to limit the minimum word length

    Shorter words are excluded from URIs.

  • Prevents possible duplicate content penalties - no duplicate content available on the different SEO URLs

    E.g.: and will be
    ...and more - Inveo Magic SEO URLs for phpBB3 fix many duplicate content penalties such as: &hilit=highlightedtext&start=1 &sd=a&view=print &hilit=highlightedtext&view=print
    and much more!

  • Prevents possible duplicate content penalties of Previous/Next thread links and will be and with redirect to real SEO URLs such as

  • Prevents home page content penalties, and will be only!
    (also incorrect backward links are redirected to

  • Makes all relative URLs absolute

    Search Engines will spider your forum more easily.

  • Properly Sessions IDs handling and Highlights Removing

    Sessions IDs and Highlights (sid and hilit parameters in URLs) are removed when one of 120 world-wide web robots is detected. If the web robot finds a backward link containing Session ID or Highlights, it is redirected to the non-Session ID/non-Highlights version of the SEO URL.

  • Supports nice parameters and values in SEO URLs

    To maximize visitor experience all non-intuitive parameters and values in URLs are replaced with human friendly equivalents
    E.g.: Parameters: st to show-days, sk to sort-by and sd to sort-direction. Values: t to time, a to author, r to replies, s to subject, v to views, d to descending and a to ascending.

  • UTF-8 supported.
  • Two level cache and RegEx optimizations allow for high speed operations without hurting server load or web server response times

    Does not add any SQL queries - in order to save database server resources, data for SEO friendly URLs are cached in the system memory during the script execution and are stored in special files for future reference.
    All Rewrite Rules are optimized for maximum speed.

  • Supports brand new PHP 5.4
  • Separate optimized versions

    PHP 4.3 and higher, PHP 5.0/5.1/5.2, PHP 5.3 and PHP 5.4. All in one package!

  • Does not break phpBB3 MODs
  • No modifications to phpBB3 core or to template files are required

    Only one line of code is needed for installation.

Requirements - phpBB3 SEO

  • phpBB 3.0.xx (including RC releases) or any other (including the heavily modified) phpBB based board (BBtoNuke or any other ports of phpBB used in some CMS are not supported)
  • Apache with mod_rewrite installed and .htaccess file handling enabled (or with an ability to add Rewrite Rules to Apache configuration files);
    Or also Microsoft IIS with IIS Mod-Rewrite (recommended) or ISAPI Rewrite 3.x and higher installed.
  • PHP 4.3 or 5 and later (Safe Mode is supported)
  • Zend Optimizer 3.0 and later or Zend Guard Loader installed as PHP extension (free download)*

What do you get after purchasing this phpBB3 SEO?

  • Inveo Magic SEO URLs for phpBB 3.x 3.1
  • Licenses to use on one (1) live and two (2) development sites (the number of licenses can be increased in special cases - such as a separate HTTPS site - upon request at no charge)
  • Full documentation (including the installation and update instructions)
  • Free and very fast Technical support (2 years)
  • Installation service (optional for a fee)
  • Free product updates within purchased series

* Even if your web host doesn't have the Zend Optimizer/Zend Guard Loader installed, we are able to install it on most web servers (administrator/root permissions are not necessary).

Version History3.2.01
  • More web robots added
  • PHP/Zend compatibility improved
  • A large number of issues fixed
  • PHP 5.4 support added
  • Inveo Magic SEO URLs Loader updated to 1.3.00
  • ifmodule directive added to avoid HTTP 500 error
  • Auto mod_negotiation handling added
  • Auto GZIP compression handling added
  • Overall performance improved
  • A large number of tiny issues fixed
  • Updated Inveo Loader to the latest 1.2.00 build
  • Multi-platform compatibility improved
  • Some variables optimization
  • Hash (#) handling in action parameter of form tag added (for jQuery compatibility)
3.0.00 (since 2.x Series)
  • All-in-one package with all character encodings included (with possibility to set preferred via includes/msu_tweak.ini file)
  • PHP 5.3 support added
  • Version to generated .htaccess file added
  • Stand-alone Inveo Loader added for loading optimized Magic SEO URLs packages versions (PHP 4.3 and higher, PHP 5.x and higher and PHP 5.3)
  • URLs key-word handling engine improved
  • Apostrophe handling improved
  • HTTPS handling improved
  • Code for loading settings improved
  • Several problems with cache initialization on buggy HTTP servers resolved
  • Some warning messages resolved
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