How to connect a domain?

Ksenia Gaynulina
Ksenia Gaynulina
November 26, 2014
How to connect a domain?

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How to connect a domain?

In order to put your website on the Internet, you need to acquire a domain name and hosting. There are many companies that provide both services, and sometimes even give a domain as a gift.

However, if you chose to register a domain with an official registrar, the question may arise how to connect the domain to the hosting.

Domain Connection

In order to connect the domain to the hosting, you need to do two simple things:

First, tell the registrar of the domain the data of our host, namely the names and addresses of its DNS servers. The names and menu items may differ for different registrars, but the principle is preserved:

  1. Go to your personal account.
  2. Go to the "Domains" section.
  3. Find the item "Delegation".
  4. In the window that opens, enter the names of the DNS servers specified by your host. Usually this information is sent to the e-mail during registration or is contained in the technical documentation. You can simply contact technical support.

Secondly, we connect the domain on the hosting, the names may also differ slightly:

  1. Go to the "Site Control Panel" on the hosting.
  2. Go to the "Domains" section.
  3. Choose to add an existing domain.
  4. Enter the domain name and make additional settings according to the instructions.
  5. Finishing the process of adding.

Now the process of connecting the domain to the hosting is completed. It remains to wait until the changes take effect, it may take about a day. In order not to lose time, you can put the site on a hosting or start creating a new one.