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If HTTP 301 redirect is enough for you, you can tell GoDaddy to forward the domain to mydomain.github.io. Domain forwarding option can be found in GoDaddy's domain options. You don't need to make any DNS zone changes for forwarding, GoDaddy will make those for you.
Based on the comments, I would like to clarify why exactly this isn't working for you. You are not allowed to use CNAME on apex domain due to conflict with SOA and NS records. You can use CNAME on sub domains (www, git, etc - As long as they have no other records) but for the domain itself, you will need to use an A record to point to the github IP address. ...
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