I bought a Domain from Google Domains. How do i get the site on digital ocean to appear when typing the url instead of the ip address?

These answers are provided by our Community. If you find them useful, show some love by clicking the heart. If you run into issues leave a comment, or add your own answer to help others.

×
1 answer

Hello,

This is really easy to setup. You need to access your Google Domains account and navigate to the DNS settings for your domain name. Then you need to locate the *A record * for the domain name and point the A record to the IP address of your droplet with DigitalOcean.

Basically you need to add the IP address of your DigitalOcean droplet in the field of the A record.

Let me know if you have any questions.

Alex

Submit an Answer