How to point your Domain for Web Hosting

How to Point your Domain to your website when Using DNS elsewhere

You will need to create / change some A records at your DNS server to accomplish this. Usually you need to create one entry for your domain without the www and another entry with the www.

Use the IP Address of your Web Server:

Dns-A-records

Some DNS servers will represent them this way:

Dns-A-records1

Or this way:

Dns-A-records2

How to Point Your Domain for Email

You will need to create (or edit) an A record and an MX record to accomplish this.

Use the IP Address of your Web Server.

Dns-Mail-records

Blog Post by Sonja

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