Navigating to both www.site.com
will result in a reference to www.site.com/home
when using canonical URLs.
As far as your request is concerned, we already have a PITS issue on the topic (link here
You can vote to make this more popular and increase its priority.
I've also updated this on our side and it will be taken into consideration whether or not be included as a feature in future releases.
Thank you for the feedback!
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