Set up your domain with Hover

If you purchased a domain from Hover, you can use it for your BitBlox Landing Page by following a process called domain/subdomain mapping. In this process, you’ll change a few settings in your Hover account to tell the domain/subdomain where to point.

Set up your domain with Hover

  1. Log in to your Hover account

  2. From the Domains page, click the DNS tab

    hover-click-dns

  3. In the @ column, click edit DNS

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  4. In IP Address text box, enter BitBlox’s IP address 162.243.77.151

  5. Click the SAVE button

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  6. In the DNS tab, click ADD NEW

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  7. In the Hostname text box, enter www

  8. In the Record Type text box, enter CNAME

  9. In the Target Host text box, enter your domain name (ex: mylandingpage.com)

  10. Click the SAVE button

    hover-click-save-cname

  11. In your BitBlox account, click Edit Page on your landing page

    bitblox-click-edit-page

  12. Open the Sidebar and click the Settings icon

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  13. Click Settings tab and then click 3rd Party Domain tab

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  14. In the Domain Name box enter the full domain name you want to link (ex: mylandingpage.com) and then click Connect Domain button

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  15. After you’ve claimed your domain, a new panel will be opened with the records from your provider domain account (it can take upt o 48 hours for changes to take effect)

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  16. If your records are entered correctly, the Current Data will be green

    bitblox-click-refresh

    Note

    After you’ve claimed your domain, it can take up to 48 hours for changes to take effect. If it takes more than 48 hours, you should contact your custom domain provider

Set up your subdomain with Hover

  1. Log in to your Hover account

  2. From the Domains page, click the DNS tab

    hover-click-dns-subdomain

  3. In the DNS tab, click ADD NEW

    hover-click-add-new-subdomain

  4. In the Hostname text box, enter your subdomain prefix (if you picked promo.mydomain.com as your subdomain, enter promo)

  5. In the Record Type text box, enter A

  6. In the IP Address text box, enter BitBlox’s IP address 162.243.77.151

  7. Click the SAVE button

    hover-click-save-subdomain

  8. In your BitBlox account, click Edit Page on your landing page

    bitblox-click-edit-page

  9. Open the Sidebar and click the Settings icon

    bitblox-click-settings

  10. Click Settings tab and then click 3rd Party Domain tab

    bitblox-click-3-rd-party-domain

  11. In the Domain Name box enter the full domain name you want to link (ex: promo.mydomain.com), and then click Connect Domain button

    bitblox-subdomain-click-connect-domain

  12. After you’ve claimed your domain, a new panel will be opened with the records from your provider domain account (it can take upt o 48 hours for changes to take effect)

    bitblox-subdomain-dns-settings

  13. If your records are entered correctly, the Current Data will be green

    bitblox-subdomain-refresh

Note

After you’ve claimed your domain, it can take up to 48 hours for changes to take effect. If it takes more than 48 hours, you should contact your custom domain provider

Getting more help

For more help with settings in your Hover account, contact their support team .