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Connecting domain to droplet issue

Following the tutorial here (https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-set-up-a-host-name-with-digitalocean) i was able to connect domain to my droplet but the issue here is when i navigate to www.careervacancy.com it load the page but when i try http://careervacancy.com, it load Apache home page, Below are the configuration,

A @ xxx.xxx.xx.xx CNAME www careervacancy.com CNAME * careervacancy.com

here is my conf file

VirtualHost *:80>
                ServerName careervacancy.com
                ServerAdmin info@careervacancy.com
                ServerAlias www.careervacancy.com
                WSGIScriptAlias / var/www/FlaskApp/flaskapp.wsgi
                <Directory /var/www/FlaskApp/static>
                        Order allow,deny
                        Allow from all
                </Directory>
                Alias /static /var/www/FlaskApp/static
                <Directory /var/www/FlaskApp/static/>
                        Order allow,deny
                        Allow from all
                </Directory>
                ErrorLog ${APACHE_LOG_DIR}/error.log
                LogLevel warn
                CustomLog ${APACHE_LOG_DIR}/access.log combined
</VirtualHost>

Please, whats missing? Thanks

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Thanks @CrypticDesigns, i’ve checked, no error… both pages are loading but the problem is they are loading different content, CAREERVACANCY.COM is loading Apache Index Page while WWW.CAREERVACANCY.COM is loading main content, How do i change the Apache index page to the main content???

The VHOST should work, did you restart Apache after modifying? And whats the outpur in the apacheerror.log? Most of the time you willl find usefull info in there.


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In your VHOST you need to configure your root website folder. So add the following and modify it to your needs:

DocumentRoot /var/www/mywebsite