DNS on Organizations Site

  • Posted September 22, 2016
  • DNS

I have a website at a public IP hosted on Digital Ocean and the domain is hosted by GoDaddy. I’ve followed the documentation:

Everytime I go to the websitename: ex: it gets pointed to the new server which is hosted here, but the address bar is still showing the IP address instead of the ;

I’ve got a single A record on DO Domain setup: @ And the GoDaddy Domain Name is pointing to ns1,ns2,ns3 DO DNS Servers.

Is there something I’m missing?

I can provide screenshots and outlines of my configs on both GoDaddy and DO.

Any help is appreciated.


Did you tried removing Browser cache or even trying another browser ? Also about DO Domain setup you should have A record pointing on Droplet and 3 Nameserver records, ns1, ns2, ns3. On GoDodday domain you should enter nameserver, ns1,ns2 and ns3.

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Accepted Answer

It was the wp-config.php file that needed the HOME and SITEURL created within the file.

All Fixed!

Thanks for the help!