Support » Plugin: WordPress MU Domain Mapping » Set domain within a folder

  • Hi,

    I have a user account in a wordpress mu instance which is already in a subdmain itself, like In doing so, my personal blog is served at

    I would like to redirect a subdomain I have to my personal blog: ->

    Since CNAME doesn’t accept anything after “/”, is there a way I could do it?

    Thanks in advance!

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  • Plugin Author Ron Rennick


    A CNAME is a domain pointer not a URL pointer. Does your DNS provider allow you to redirect the domain (you may need to search their help/support docs)?

    So by creating a CNAME entry pointing from -> should be enough?

    Plugin Author Ron Rennick


    You cannot use a CNAME to do -> regardless of what you were using for your web site software.

    You can do the following with a CNAME ->

    You need a redirect which can be done at either the DNS level or in your .htaccess.

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