How To Edit Cloudflare Setup After Changing Web host

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CloudFlare is a content delivery network and distributed domain name server service marketed as improving website performance and speed and providing security. the primary reasons i love it is, it has feature-rich free service and protection against DDoS attack. After moving this blog to a new host, it was necessary I update the domain nameserver to point to the new host. mind you the domain is hosted at CloudFlare which in turn is pointing to my web host IP address. I didn't want to take … [Read more...]

How To Create Subdomains Of CloudFlare Activated Domain Name

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CloudFlare is not just a Content Delivering Networks, website performance and security system but also a distributed domain name server(DNS) service. Right from the moment you start using it, you have relinquish your Domain DNS record hosting to them in the sense that your web host no longer have control of your domain DNS record such as A, AAAA and CNAME records. When creating a subdomain of a domain name powered by CloudFlare, it is important you also add a corresponding CNAME or A … [Read more...]

Adding a CNAME and A Record On Shared Hosting Via cPanel

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When i was a newbie in web development, i encountered a problem adding an A Record and CNAME Record to my domain. I am writing this blog post for the sake of those who may not know how to do this. If you are on a shared web host, follow the steps outlined below to know how to do it using cPanel. login to cPanel account. Once inside the cPanel account, find and click on the "Simple DNS Zone Editor" under the "Domains" section. Choose your domain name in the drop down menu and go to the … [Read more...]

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