When hosting a website on azure websites I have two options:
Be a cheapskate and go for the free option without a domain. I would then setup web forwarding with my domain registrar from my domain to the
Go for the paid option the and setup a CNAME and A record so that traffic to my domain (with or without the
wwwprefix) is routed directly to the site
Could anyone please advise what impact going for option 1 will have on Google/Bing ranking performance compared with option 2?