Cant change the domain name of my website.

I changed the domain names in digitalocean droplet. I removed the old domain name from my droplet. I added " " etc to my name cheap account. I even changed the /etc/hosts and /etc/hostname file in my console. Still my website is on the old domain name and my new domain name shows “Welcome to nginx!”


My website is now gone from my old domain name but still doesnt show up in my new domain name

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It may take a while until DNS record are updated. For namecheap it’s within 48 hours. Also, The other DigitalOcean name server are:

In the meantime, you could run dig <your domain name> to see if your domain has successfully pointed to DigitalOcean.