Affiliate Marketing Tutorial 27 | Clickbank | Linking Your Domain with Your Hosting

Affiliate Marketing Tutorial 27 | Clickbank | Linking Your Domain with Your Hosting

 

If you’ve purchased your domain name and your hosting from different companies, you need to perform a simple operation to essentially link the two together. In this lesson we’ll take a look at how to Link your domain with your hosting.

Update your Hosting Account

Depending on who you’re using for your hosting, you might be prompted to enter your domain name when you first sign up for hosting (HostGator) or you might be allowed to purchase hosting without having a domain name first (Affilorama Premium). If you didn’t tell your hosting provider your domain name when you signed up, you will need to log in to your hosting control panel (or similar) and “add” that domain.

If your hosting is already aware of your domain name, this will usually appear in the welcome email they send you, and you can skip this step.

Updating your domains

  • Log in to the domain administration panel (the address should be in the email from your domain name provider) and look for a section that talks about “DNS”, “Domain Name Servers ” or “Name Servers”.
    • Note: If you have trouble locating this with your domain name provider, you can Google search where to find it with that particular service, or ask their support.
  • Delete the current name servers in the boxes and replace them with the two name servers provided by your host company. You should have two name servers.

DNS changes

  • Now click “Save” or “Update”, and you’re finished!

It can take anywhere between 20 minutes and 48 hours for these changes to filter their way through the internet (a process known as “propagation”) so you won’t be able to access your website through your domain immediately. You’ll know when it’s finished because you’ll be able to type your domain name into your browser and more than likely encounter a “this page is under construction” sign from your hosting provider.

If you want to start uploading things to your website before it’s propagated you’ll need to use the IP address provided by your hosting company, or you can sit tight and wait.

Extra: What are “Name Servers”?

The name servers basically keep a record of the association between your friendly, easy to remember domain name (http://www.greatdomain.com) and the nasty, hard-to-remember IP address which is where your website is *actually* stored (eg. http://74.53.88.17/~joebloggs).

By specifying your name servers in your domain control panel you’re telling the domain to ask your website host about the real location of your website (all in a hidden and automatic manner).

The name servers you enter will generally follow the following format of these examples:

ns1.yourwebhost.com
ns2.yourwebhost.com

Of course, your real name servers will be in the information from your hosting company – most likely in your welcome email when you signed up, or possibly in their help system.

Additional Resources

To save some of the hassle, we’ve automated this process for our Affilorama Premium members. With an Affilorama Premium membership you can host up to 15 separate domain names with us; this is what you get per domain:

  • Disk space: 2GB
  • Traffic: 75GB
  • Subdomains: 10
  • Email Addresses: 10
  • MySQL Databases: 10
  • FTP Accounts: 10

To find out more about Affilorama Premium, go here.

Alternatively, HostGator also provide some nice instructional videos for changing your name servers at http://www.hostgator.com/dns.shtml. They have specific videos for a number of different registrars, and it doesn’t matter if you’re not using HostGator for your hosting — the process is still the same.

Lesson Summary

Linking your domain from one place to your hosting in another place is a fairly simple process, and usually there are support tutorials available from both your domain and hosting providers. In short, all you need to do is:

  • Locate your nameserver information
  • Login to your domain control panel
  • Update the nameservers to your host’s actual nameservers
  • Save!
  • Wait until the ‘propogation’ has completed

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