How To Connect A Domain
To publish a site on a live domain, follow this 2 step process:
- Point the domain to Brilliant Directories through the domain registrar (Godaddy, NameCheap, etc) by using either the Nameserver Method or A Record Method
- Update the domain of the site in the Domain Manager (steps shown below)
IMPORTANT NOTE: Make sure to do both of the steps above to complete the process of publishing the website on a live domain.
Update The Domain Of The Site In The Domain Manager
This is the area of the admin where the domain of the website is added. Once ready to publish the website on a live domain, first point the domain to Brilliant Directories, by following the steps here:
To connect a domain through the Domain Manager follow these instructions:
Go to Settings >> Domain Manager
Proceed to click on "Add Domain".
Confirm to proceed:
Click on "Yes, update domain".
The website is now live. Use this tool to check the global status of the domain: https://geopeeker.com
If the website has the VIP Add-ons the system will ask to install the SSL, please see: Managed SSL/HTTPS Security Certificate.