I am using .htaccess to redirect pages from an old website to a new site. The URL structure has changed completely, but thanks to a SEO person I have a complete list of URLs I have to redirect and take care of.
My .htaccess looks like the following:
Options +FollowSymlinks RewriteEngine On Redirect 301 /some-guy http://ift.tt/1GHXWkX Redirect 301 /some-other-guy http://ift.tt/1GHXWkX ... Redirect 301 /de/some-page http://ift.tt/1GHXUcH Redirect 301 /de/another/page http://ift.tt/1GHXWl3
Of course the URLs can be even longer and contain query strings and stuff like that. The new website has a different URL structure and does not need query strings and nothing.
Now, while the first two redirects work perfectly, every redirect which contains a subfolder fails to redirect to the target location. The last URL for example redirects to
What am I missing here?