Domain name mapping with hosting server in easy steps.

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  • September 18, 2018 5:57 PM
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What is Domain name system(DNS)
Domain name is part of a network address which identifies your website name. Basically domain name is an address which used in URL to access a website or a web page.

Now we learn very easy step to map domain name with amazon ec2 / hosting server.

Domain name mapping with hosting server
We need nameserver address to map domain name with your hosting server and in previous tutorial we have learned how to set up route 53 and how to create hosted zone. By creating hosted zones basically we create nameserver address that need to specify in domain name system. Now follow below steps to map domain name with your hosting server.

Step 1. First of all you need to purchase a domain name from any domain name provider, Here i have purchased my domain name from godaddy.

Step 2. After login, Select your domain and click on DNS button.

domain name mapping
Domain name mapping


Step 3. After clicking on DNS button you will see below screen(no change required here, leave it as it is) and scroll down.

domain name mapping
Domain name mapping


Step 4. Now you will see default nameserver list, To map with your nameservers click on change button.

domain name mapping
Domain name mapping


Step 5. Now select custom option from dropdown.

domain name mapping
Domain name mapping


Step 5. Now enter your nameserver one by one in given field .

domain name mapping
Domain name mapping

domain name mapping
Domain name mapping


After setting up all your nameservers with your domain name wait for some time and your domain name will work as an URL.




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