How To Use .htaccess Files - Advanced Tips and Tricks - #86
Watch the directives you need to know tutorial: https://youtu.be/mD3jrHZ3gUw
In my previous .htaccess tutorial, we went over basic .htaccess commands like how to remove extensions and do redirects. This time, we take what we know about .htaccess and add advanced rules.
In this tutorial, we will go over more redirect types, how to block bots and bad user agents, how to prevent URL sniffing, and how to optimize your images, code, and website through a .htaccess file.
If you are a PHP developer, these are advanced .htaccess directives you need to know.
02:30 Set the Server TimeZone (TZ)
03:55 Server Signature
05:00 Error Pages
09:22 Redirects Again
13:50 WWW-NonWWW or NonWWW-WWW
17:39 Blacklisting IPs and Domains
38:00 Default Directory Page in SubFolders
41:28 Block Specific Files
44:49 Force Downloads
46:50 Prevent Hotlinking
56:28 Speed: Expires by Type
1:03:25 Speed: Cache-Control
1:06:26 Speed: GZip
1:12:20 Speed: Vary: Accept-Encoding
View the source code: https://github.com/thedevdrawer/advanced-htaccess-rules
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