DNS Setup for Custom Domains
WARNING!!! If you have a currently running website and run through these steps YOU WILL LOSE ACCESS TO THE CURRENT WEBSITE. If you intend on keeping some of your content on another hosting platform and accessible via this domain, you may want to Setup a Custom Subdomain instead.
If you'd like our team to set up your Custom Domain for you, you can purchase a Custom Domain Setup here: https://dropfunnels.com/custom-domain-setup/
Follow these instructions in the exact order listed below in order for your DNS to properly connect to DropFunnels. Please note these instructions set up your domain as domain.com, we do not recommend using www.domain.com as the instructions will be different.
Connect Custom Domain with DropFunnels
Step 1: Create a free Cloudflare account here (if you have an existing Cloudflare account, move to the next step).
Step 2: On the Home page of Cloudflare, click the Add a Site button.
Step 3: Type in your domain, yourdomain.com (without the www), and hit Add Site.
Step 4: Select the Free plan and click Confirm Plan.
NOTE: Your current DNS configuration will now be copied into your CloudFlare account.
Step 5: Add or Edit your @ A record to point to DropFunnels in your DNS settings by inputting the following and hitting Save:
Step 6: Add or Edit your WWW CNAME record by using the following inputs and hitting Save.
Step 7: Click Continue. This will take you to the Change your nameservers page. Keep this Cloudflare page open.
You'll need these nameservers at the end of this guide.
Step 8: Once you have noted the nameservers click the Done.
Step 9: Click to skip the recommendations.
Step 10: Select Speed > Optimization from the left-hand menu and ensure auto minify for the following items are checked: JS, CSS, HTML
Step 11: Click on the Rules from the left menu and proceed to click on the Create Page Rule button.
Step 12: Type/Select the following information (using your own domain in place of "yourdomain.com").
Then the settings are:
301 - Permanent Redirect