I want to route a Route 53 domain to an EC2 instance.
The domain is
I have been following the article below. I simply create an "A" record and pointing it to the ip address of my ec2 instance. Is this all I need to do to start seeing my route53 domain pointed to my ec2 instance?
This is precisely what I have done in the past with Godaddy and works without issue. Am I missing an intermediate step? Do I need to create a traffic policy?
This domain was purchased on route53 so name servers are setup: ns-.awsdns-.com. ns-.awsdns-.net. ns-.awsdns-.co.uk. ns-.awsdns-.org.
I have been following this article: https://docs.aws.amazon.com/Route53/latest/DeveloperGuide/routing-to-ec2-instance.html