Hello,

I have a Rails app deployed to the DO App Platform and I added my custom domain and pointed the name servers to DO. But the problem is that I want any requests coming to mydomain.com to be redirected to www.mydomain.com, and I already configured the app to handle this 301 redirect. But I still couldn’t get this to work.

I’m aware that there are many other posts about this problem but none of them helped me. Any ideas?

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Hello, @bikmazefe

I believe a similar question was asked before in our community. You can check the original question here:

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/questions/app-platform-how-can-i-redirect-non-www-to-www

Regards,
Alex

Hi @bikmazefe

At the moment it’s kind of tricky to have to redirect. There are multiple questions where this has been asked. Just like Alexdo has provided you with some similar questions here are a bit more that can help you in your search:

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/questions/redirecting-root-domain-to-www-app-platform

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/questions/how-to-setup-cname-to-redirect-static-app-platform

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/questions/how-to-redirect-301-on-the-digital-ocean-apps-platform

Regards,
KFSys