In order to serve your site globally, QUIC.cloud CDN requires you to make changes to your DNS configuration. This can be done in one of two ways:
- You can switch to QUIC.cloud's built-in DNS solution
- You can add a
CNAMErecord at your existing DNS provider, and point it to QUIC.cloud
CNAME option is available mostly to those who wish to use a subdomain (like
sub.example.com with QUIC.cloud, while the QUIC.cloud DNS option is available to everyone.
Using the QUIC.cloud DNS Option¶
Regardless of whether you are using a root domain (
example.com) or a subdomain (
www.example.com), you can switch to QUIC.cloud's built-in DNS solution. Please see Switching to QUIC.cloud DNS to proceed.
Using the CNAME Option¶
WWW and Other Subdomains¶
If you'd like to set up QUIC.cloud CDN with a subdomain (e.g.
www.example.com) using the CNAME method, please see Configuring DNS for a Subdomain to proceed.
If you'd like to set up QUIC.cloud CDN with a root domain (e.g.
example.com) using the CNAME method, you will need to employ CNAME flattening or use an
Some DNS providers offer this feature, but many do not.
If your DNS provider does offer this feature, please see Configuring DNS for a Root Domain to proceed.
If your DNS provider does not offer this feature, you have three choices:
- Change your DNS provider to a provider that offers CNAME flattening or
ALIASrecords, so you can continue to use your root domain. Please see Configuring DNS for a Root Domain to proceed.
- Forget about
CNAMEand use QUIC.cloud's built-in DNS solution. Please see Switching to QUIC.cloud DNS to proceed.
- Stick with your current DNS provider, but change your WordPress site so that it uses a
wwwdomain instead of the root domain. Please see Switching from a Root Domain to a www Domain to proceed.