I need to setup a dns record to point a subdomain to a server. atm I am using godaddy's dns, and I have an "A" record to point to the main server and I need to point fs.domain.com to another server. What records do I need to add?
The simple answer is you need to add an
EDIT: Add the MX record if the domain will be sending and/or receiving email. Otherwise leave it off.
SPF records help prevent use of your domain by spammers. If the domain does not send email then an SPF record like
I started publishing SPF records after a domain was hijacked by spammers. Adding the SPF records helped reduce the backscatter spam, and appeared to drive the spammers off the domain. (Bad news for spammers, other spammers harvested the addresses used. The addresses are blocked but still receive spam years later.)