Redirect naked domain to www in Godaddy

Redirecting the naked domain helps the users land on the right page.

For example, if you host your website on and the user tries to visit, the User finds nothing. & are not the same.

Only a few DNS providers offer this facility of redirection. Godaddy and Cloudflare are 2 among the list.

Let’s see how to set the redirection for in Godaddy.

  • Log in and go to the DNS Management section of your domain.
  • Find out the “Forwarding” section at the bottom of the page and click on the “Add” button against DOMAIN.

  • Under “Forward To” Choose your protocol (HTTPS if you have SSL, HTTP otherwise) and enter as the URL.
  • Leave the “Forward Type” as Permanent (301) and save the settings.

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