How to Enable Website Redirect

Updated by Chris Little on Aug 2, 2016


Site Redirect enables the ability to do a HTTP based redirect of a web site domain name to any URL. This can be enabled self service via the Control Portal.


  1. In the Control Portal, navigate to Services, Site Redirect.

    navigate to site redirect

  2. Select Create Redirect.

  3. Populate the URL and Redirect To fields appropriately. For example, if you'd like to redirect to the entry would be performed as follows:

    url redirect details

  4. Once that is entered then you need to edit the DNS entry for to point to the correct site:

    • For a CNAME record: www CNAME (point the CNAME to
    • For a A record: www A (point the A record to

Once that is completed and DNS for now points to or it can take up to 1 hour to replicate the redirection settings.

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