Edge Functions Examples / Rewrite with Edge Functions

Rewrite with Edge Functions

You can rewrite requests on one URL to resources available on another URL using an Edge Function.

import type { Context } from "@netlify/edge-functions";

export default async (request: Request, context: Context) => {
  return new URL("/something-to-serve-with-a-rewrite", request.url);
};

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Pro tip!

You can combine geolocation data with URL rewrites to serve different URLs powering internationalized content.

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What are Edge Functions?

Using JavaScript and TypeScript, Netlify Edge Functions give you the power to modify network requests to localize content, serve relevant ads, authenticate visitors, A/B test content, and much more! And this all happens at the Edge — directly from the worldwide location closest to each user.

To use Edge Functions on Netlify, add JavaScript or TypeScript files to an edge-functions directory in your project.

Learn more in the docs.


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