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    meta refresh vs top.location

    Can anyone tell me the advantages and disadvantages of using meta refresh vs top.location to redirect to a url? I'm trying to better utilize our 404 traffic. Does one report better then the other? Any insight would be helpful.

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    meta works without javascript. location changes in JS can be put behind a conditional. a server redirect is better than either one.
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