Category: DNS


January 11, 2016

There are times when you may wish to test a web site you have designed before the actual domain name’s DNS (Domain Name System) entry is updated. Have you found yourself looking to access a server through an IP address and unable to access the site because it is bound by a domain name that …

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October 19, 2015

Editing your local hosts file will allow you to point your domain to a new IP address just for your local computer, without having to update your website’s DNS. This is especially useful for testing a website during / after a server migration. This way you can be sure everything works properly on the new …

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