What is the difference between addon domains and ‘alias’ domains?

Addon and alias domains

Characteristic

Addon domains

Alias domains

The main domain appears in the address bar.

Yes

No

The domain uses the following Apache directive:

VirtualHost

ServerAlias

The domain uses separate logs.

Yes

No

The domain uses separate stats.

Yes

No

The system treats the domain as a subdomain (other than the URL).

Yes

No

This type of domain is ideal for multiple domains that share the same address.

No

Yes