How do I mask my domain URL?
Domain masking can also be facilitated using DNS settings on your hosting provider. To redirect the domain you need to select your domain name and set a (masked) 301 redirect which hides the actual domain name from the address on the user’s browser.
Can you mask a domain name?
A masked redirect empowers you to use content from another domain while keeping your original domain name in the address bar. You use the URL of your homepage (your domain name) as the URL for every page of your website. A masked redirect is also called URL cloaking or domain masking.
Can I hide URL in address bar?
To get started enter “about:flags” into the Address Bar and hit Enter. Scroll down until you see the listing for Compact Navigation. Enable it and let the browser restart to gain access to the feature. Once the browser has restarted right click on one of the tabs and select Hide the toolbar from the Context Menu.
What is masking in URL Forwarding?
URL masking, also known as cloaked URL forwarding, or link cloaking, uses your domain name for your website in a different way. In this case, the domain points to a browser with a frame which shows your website within it. No matter which page you click on your website, the URL in your address bar stays the same.
How do you mask a link?
To mask a destination URL, follow these steps:
- Go to CREATE NEW -> TRACKING LINK.
- Give the destination URL and other information (Watch video)
- Click on Mask URL option button.
How do I redirect an old domain to a new domain?
How to 301 Redirect a Domain on a Windows Server
- Select “A redirection to a URL”,
- In the “Redirect to:” field type in the address of the new domain you want to forward traffic to,
- Select “A permanent redirection for this source”
- Press the “OK” button – you are done!
How do I create a masked URL?
Click on the domain that you would like to set up a masked forward for. Click the URL Forwarding tab on the left-hand side. Here, you can enter information about where your URL is forwarding to and what type of redirect you’ll be setting up. Use the drop-down menu under the Type section to change it to “Masked.”
How do I know if my URL is masked?
Sometimes a link masks the website to which it links. If you hover over a link without clicking it, you’ll notice the full URL of the link’s destination in a lower corner of your browser. For example, both of these links connect you to PCWorld’s homepage, but you wouldn’t know that without hovering: Click Here!