Redirect an old blog to a new URL

My old blog was at, and I wanted to host the new one at, while also preserving the old links.

My first idea was to use a CNAME redcord:

  • Host name: "blog"
  • Type: CNAME
  • Data: ""

And it worked, except for the SSL certificate.

The new blog has a certificate for the domain, not

So instead, I set up web forwarding on Google Domains (my registrar).

I also had to go into advanced settings to forward paths too:

It was pretty quick for the forward pathing to work: indeed redirected to, but redirected to, and then simpy failed.

It took another 2 hours for and to redirect to