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23 views

Cannot access my GitHub Pages website by IP Address

My custom domain works with GitHub Pages but I would like to understand how it actually works. For this example I am not using my custom domain at all. My GitHub Pages repository does not ...
1
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1answer
31 views

Pointing main domain to another server while keeping subdomains in same place

I have a domain I want to point to my github pages site. However, I want to keep the subdomain old.mysite.com pointing at the current server (as this is an archive of my old php blog, which github ...
3
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1answer
79 views

How to do 'naked domain aliasing' like DNS hosts that support it?

My goal is to use GitHub Pages and also benefit from their CDN, without having to use a third-party DNS host that supports DNS ALIAS record types (or ANAME - neither are accepted standards). I want to ...
0
votes
3answers
85 views

Setting DNS for GitHub pages to avoid mail server conflict

I would like to set up a github user page. I have created the repo and now I need to update my DNS records. I have the following DNS entries at the moment: MX Records mail.example.com A Records ...
0
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2answers
69 views

Trouble directing A name and subdomain to different hosts

I am hosting a domain on namecheap with namecheap's DNS service. I want to point digest.politihacks.com to politihacks.wordpress.com with a CNAME record. This works fine. However, I also want to ...
0
votes
2answers
115 views

Setting DNS for Github Pages

I am attempting to direct a top level domain to a site hosted by Github pages. The documentation can be found here but it is unclear to me what to set the Host to in my A record. And on that ...
0
votes
1answer
202 views

How to point a Wordpress registered domain to github pages?

I'm trying to use a CNAME file in my git hub project to point to my wordpress registered domain name. E.g. example.com to point to myusername.github.com. I read Github-Setting up a custom domain and ...
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votes
2answers
219 views

What is name server of my domain, pointing to hosted site on Github Pages? [closed]

I've got one domain name and I want to set it up for my hosted site on Github Pages service. In the documentation this point is mentioned that If you are using a top-level domain like example.com, ...
4
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1answer
838 views

GitHub Pages and DNS Records

I want to have my new site located at GitHub Pages, but unfortunately I've been using an email account with the domain I want to point to GitHub. So, I have this paid hosting where I'm receiving my ...