Get Redirections of a URL using Apache HttpComponents HttpClient

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By Abhijit Ghosh on Nov 25, 2013 2:08:10 PM

Many websites use URL redirection technique to forward the original request from one location to another several times for different reasons (Domain forwarding, URL shortening, Privacy protection, Maintaining similar domain names referring single website, etc.). In this post, I'll try to demonstrate how to get all the redirections of a URL using Apache HttpComponents HttpClient. A live demo will be a bonus here.

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