Surely you’ve seen Joomla websites that have simple URLs, for example:
However, there are others in which URLs are shown as follows:
This article is about how to configure SEF URLs in Joomla 2.5, which helps to improve the efficiency of search engines. The configuration is done from the control panel.
In the Control Panel, click on the “Site -> Global Configuration”:
Use URL rewriting – this option allows you to remove index.php from URL. You will have something like this:
This concludes how to set Search Engine Friendly URLs in Joomla 2.5.