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Custom Domain

A custom domain is something like mywebsite.com. If you are trying to do something like links.mywebsite.com, you are trying to do a subdomain, which is covered in the section below.

  1. Go to this article and scroll to the place that says "A/AAAA DNS records" https://help.hover.com/hc/en-us/articles/217282457-Managing-DNS-records-#h_80fc6798-a59e-4739-bbdd-1e8bdd452df0
  2. Create a DNS record
    1. Set Type to A
    2. Set HOSTNAME to @
    3. Set IP ADDRESS to 213.188.192.2
    4. Leave TTL alone
    5. Click "ADD RECORD"
  3. Create another DNS record
    1. Set Type to AAAA
    2. Set HOSTNAME to @
    3. Set IP ADDRESS to 2a09:8280:1:9032:60eb:1797:5542:d0db
    4. Leave TTL alone
    5. Click "ADD RECORD"

Custom Subdomain

A custom subdomain is something like links.mywebsite.com. If you are trying to do something like mywebsite.com, you are trying to do a domain, which is covered in the section above.

  1. Go to this article and scroll to the place that says "CNAME DNS records" https://help.hover.com/hc/en-us/articles/217282457-Managing-DNS-records-#h_5eab4aa7-b044-4cc6-a3c0-5869f583edc8
  2. Create a DNS record
    1. Set Type to CNAME
    2. Set HOSTNAME to your subdomain. If you want links.mywebsite.com, enter links. If you want bio.mywebsite.com enter bio
    3. Set TARGET NAME to beacons.fly.dev
    4. Leave TTL alone
    5. Click "ADD RECORD"


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