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Create a root domain record

When you add a domain to Cloudflare, you may also need to create a DNS record for your root domain (

To do this, you would create a corresponding A, AAAA, or CNAME record for your root domain (specified by using @ for the Name).

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​​ Domain redirects

Once you create a domain, you may want to route that traffic to other places.

For more guidance, refer to Redirect domain to subdomain or Redirect one domain to another.

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