Sep 13, 2018

How to fix Amazon AWS Route 53 CNAME to CloudFlare: DNS resolution error

Since CloudFlare is a reverse proxy for the domain that is on CloudFlare, the CNAME redirect for the domain (not on CloudFlare) wouldn't know where to send the traffic to.

If you would still like to do a redirect for the site not on CloudFlare, then you should establish a traditional 301 or 302 redirect on your server.

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