How do I point Domain to Wordpress Site?

June 30, 2018 364 views
Ubuntu 16.04 WordPress

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?

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

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