Question

Discourse shows on IP Address but not Domain Name after Discourse Install

Posted March 2, 2015 2.1k views

Im using Cloudflare with Digital Ocean with a domain I just purchased from 1and1.
I setup cloudflare easily, link to picture here: http://prntscr.com/6bmzab
I setup my name servers on 1and1 accordingly: http://prntscr.com/6bmzmn
I setup discourse using ubuntu: https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-install-discourse-on-ubuntu-14-04

I didn’t touch anything with the DNS in DO because It’s going through cloudflare. My discourse comes up fine under http://104.236.99.237/, but not http://ggmadden.com/

Am I missing something? I’ve installed discourse before with a bluehost domain, but that domain had hosting through bluehost as well, and I didnt go through cloudflare.
Do I have to purchase hosting through 1and1 still??? I was under the impression I didn’t have to if I went through cloudflare with DO, maybe I’m wrong.

Thank you for your help in advance.

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I see Discourse on both. Wait for your DNS cache to expire.

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