Hostgator Domain Setup

This tutorial will guide you on how to properly set up your domain on HostGator

Note: You may find support asking for an IP Address to attach the domain name. We use CNames to attach domain names because using IP Addresses means a system’s servers must remain the same and ours do not and flux with incoming traffic and other updates. To ensure domain names always work, please use a cname to attach the domain to your site. 🙂

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Step 1:

Have your custom domain name setup on Hostgator aka cpanel? Watch this video to learn how to do the Cname changes.

Updating CNAME In Hostgator

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    Two factor authentication is a text or email with a code to verify you are the one logging in. We would need to coordinate if you have this. 🙂
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  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.