Let's say I have an
site1.example.wordpress.com site, but instead I want me users to see (in their browsers) different link, e.g.
example.com. I.e. when someone types
example.com it would serve
site1.example.wordpress.com but in browser it would display
I'm aware of this and this solutions. However, I do not want to install the plugin, and the solution that suggests changing TLD in wordpress seems iffy (it's a good solution, that I keep seeing everywhere on the net). However, can a CNAME be used?
And if I add
example.com as a CNAME, can I add it just as a
ServerAlias (apache 2.4) in my existing vhost for multisite? Or should I make separate virtual host that would reverse proxy to