re: How does one go about allowing custom domains to point to your application? VIEW POST

re: Hey Michael, If you choose the Heroku + Rails route, you could get a custom domain through following these steps:

Hey Edwin! Thanks for chiming in. I think an example might help clarify what I'm trying to do.

Let's say my app is located at

And let's say I have a user who's profile could be accessed at

Let's also say cooluser owns the domain and would like to point that domain to their profile on my application. So that when folks visit what gets shown is their profile on my application

Hope this clarifies things and wondering if your suggestion still applies to this :)


Ahh Michael.

Thanks for clarifying!

In that case, I don't believe the heroku guide will help you in your pursuit :(

However, it looks like this person on stack overflow is aiming to do something very alike -

^ there is an answer there which doesn't seem to have any response or thumbs up. Wondering if this will help.

Best wishes :)

Thanks Edwin for sending me your best wishes :) and lending me your Google-foo skills. Will definitely have a look as I continue my quest to achieve this solution.

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