How to have wordpress blog on different server and pointing to a subdomain

  • Posted April 9, 2014


I have a rails app on heroku at

Ive created a droplet here on DO with the one click wordpresss 13.10 installer.

When prompted for a hostname I chose

What else do I need to do? Currently I can’t even access the wordpress install using my ip address.

How do i get to point to the droplets ip address?


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Hi Adam, <br> <br>You need to set up your DNS to point to your IP address. There’s a tutorial that shows how to do this using the DigitalOcean DNS panel: <br> <br> <br> <br>Let us know if you need more help!