Comments on: What are URL Redirects, and Do You Need Any? Web Hosting and Marketing Tips for Entrepreneurs Wed, 07 Feb 2018 09:35:06 +0000 hourly 1 By: Daniel Smith Mon, 06 Jun 2016 20:19:48 +0000 Another reason for using a 301 redirect is where you have your own name as a website “” Instead of putting up a completely new website you can redirect to your linkedin profile which you can setup to include all the information you would have put on the site anyway. This is a great time saver.