Forward Now Supports Wildcard Subdomains

January 9th, 2013

We’ve just launched support for using wildcard subdomains with your Forward URLs.

Now, for example, if your Forward URL is, requests for * will be routed like you would expect. It works all the way down too:,, and so on all work fine.

This also means that Pow users can now Forward all of their Pow apps with one command: forward dev. If your Forward URL is, and you have a Pow app running at, you’ll be able to view it at NOTE: this will expose all of your Pow apps via the same Forward tunnel, which is probably not a good idea. We’d recommend Forwarding your Pow apps individually, like so: forward

Let us know if you have any trouble.

—The Forward Team