GitHub Pages - what am I missing?

The steps I’ve taken to set up my GitHub Pages to reach my domain:

  1. register with
  2. change DNS to point to digital ocean
  3. create a droplet
  4. create a new domain on DO that points to the droplet
  5. create two A records ( -> and ( -> based on github instructions
  6. create two CNAME records (www -> and (* -> @)

My CNAME file at github contains

(just used as an example obviously)

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Never mind, it works! Thank you

Okay so now works but still does not.