Help regarding my URL/registered domain

I recently started a blog and decided to pay for a domain. The domain is This domain is listed under the site settings and if I enter this address, it brings me to the blog.

However, when I’m actually on the site the url changes to It spells out the full domain name and adds “”

I’m sure I’m doing something dumb, but how do I get rid of this “secondary” URL? I thought the registered domain would be used automatically and exclusively. Thanks for any help.

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  1. Your domain is set as a forwarding domain. So when people type it forwards to your account of

    Move your website off of and self-host your wordpress installation.


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