Version 3.7.0 is a security release. All users of versions 3.4.x, 3.5.x and 3.6.x should upgrade immediately!
Important release: Google shuts down old Analytics API on or before July 10. You need version 3.5.1 or more recent to work with new API. Older version of sh404SEF Analytics should have now stopped working snice July 10,2012.
NEW: built in caching database layer, can speed up sh404SEF and Joomla database operation. Backed by memcache, APC, etc
NEW: Pinterest support. Including tracking in Google Analytics of Pinterest actions!
NEW: full support for Google rel=”prev” and rel=”next” header tags, to improve SEO of paginated content
New: sh404SEF goes social!
– Create and insert Open Graph data
– Insert Facebook, Tweeter, Pintrest, G+ and G+ pages icons
– track all likes, shares, tweets, pinnings, pluses clicks in Analytics dashboard in your site backend.
And still with:
– Built-in Google Analytics support, including reporting right in your site backend
– your own tiny urls: shUrls
– Full urls and meta data management
– QR codes
– canonical headers for pdf, etc
Easily redirect 404s to suggested SEF URLS
Use Joomsef or AceSEF extensions for increased compatibility
sh404SEF rewrites Joomla URL to user-friendly format (SEF URL or URL rewriting): mysite.com/index.php?option=com_content&Itemid=69&id=34… becomes mysite.com/en/sh404SEF-and-url-rewriting/list-of-available-plugins.html).
It is also a security component. Page title and meta tags manager for every page. With or without .htaccess file. Joomfish compatible. Caching system for high speed and very small DB queries overhead.
Support many components natively: VirtueMart, K2, FlexiContent, Kunena, Jomsocial, Community Builder, mosetsTree, Sobi2, myBlog and more. SSL switch, automatic 301 redirection from non-sef to sef, insert Google news style numerical ID,.. Many backend parameters to control URL construction behavior.
Since 2.1: mobile visitor detection and template switcher