Sometimes our automatic Instagram redirect creator fails. This article will show you how to manually create this redirect from your Magento Admin Panel. These steps will need to be repeated for each store that you have."

Magento Community Edition

  1. Login to your Magento Admin Panel.
  2. Click on the Catalog -> URL Rewrite Management menu entry.
  3. Click the Add URL Rewrite button at the top right.
  4. Select the Custom option from the Create URL Rewrite dropdown list.
  5. Use the following values for the URL Rewrite Informationfields:
    • Type: Custom
    • ID Path: i
    • Request Path: i
    • Target Path: http://app.springbot.com/i/<springbot store id>
      • Replace with your Springbot Store ID. This can be located at http://app.springbot.com, near the bottom of the page in the footer. You may also ask your coach what your ID is. See image for reference:

    • Redirect: Permanent (301)
    • Description: Springbot Instagram Url Rewrite
    • ** If using Magento 2, make sure to use https in the redirect URL if your site has https

  6. Your form should resemble this when filled out properly:
  7. To complete the process navigate to System > Index Management, check the box next to Catalog URL Rewrites, then click the Submit button.You can also reference this link: http://docs.magento.com/m1/ce/user_guide/system-operations/index-management.html
  8. Congratulations, you have created your instagram redirect!

Magento Enterprise Edition

  1. Login to your Magento Admin Panel.
  2. Click on the Catalog -> URL Redirects menu entry.
  3. Click the Add URL Redirect button at the top right.
  4. Select the Custom option from the Create URL Redirect Type dropdown list.
  5. Use the following values for the URL Redirect Informationfields:
    • Request Path: i
    • Target Path: http://app.springbot.com/i/<springbot store id>
      • Replace with your Springbot Store ID. This can be located at http://app.springbot.com, near the bottom of the page in the footer. You may also ask your coach what your ID is. See image for reference:
    • Redirect Type: Permanent (301)
    • Description: Springbot Instagram Url Redirect
    • ** If using Magento 2, make sure to use https in the redirect URL if your site has https

  6. Your form should resemble this when filled out properly:
  7. To complete the process navigate to System > Index Management, check the box next to Catalog URL Rewrites, then click the Submit button.You can also reference this link: http://docs.magento.com/m1/ce/user_guide/system-operations/index-management.html
  8. Congratulations, you have created your instagram redirect!