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changing_domain_name [2017/01/30 16:56]
paul
changing_domain_name [2017/02/21 02:55] (current)
diane
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   - Buy the new domain name. (you need to own a domain before you ask us to change it)    - Buy the new domain name. (you need to own a domain before you ask us to change it) 
   - Go into your domain registrar and point the nameservers of the new domain name to our nameservers. ​ Now both of your domains will be pointing to our nameservers.   - Go into your domain registrar and point the nameservers of the new domain name to our nameservers. ​ Now both of your domains will be pointing to our nameservers.
-  - In your registrar'​s control panelset up a **301 permanent redirect** from your old domain to your new domain after the new domain is live. If you need help with this, you may ask your domain registrar for assistance.  +  - Submit a ticket to [[https://​www.realgeeks.com/​support/​|support]] requesting the domain change. ​ Be sure to include the domain you are changing to. 
-  - Once you have completed these steps, submit a ticket to [[https://​www.realgeeks.com/​support/​|support]] requesting the domain change. ​ Be sure to include the domain you are changing to.+  - Once the change has been made on our end, go your registrar'​s control panel and set up a **301 permanent redirect** from your old domain to your new domain after the new domain is live. If you need help with this, you may ask your domain registrar for assistance. ​
  
 Our nameservers and more information on changing nameservers can be found [[http://​docs.realgeeks.com/​misc:​pushing_live#​taking_your_site_live|here]]. Our nameservers and more information on changing nameservers can be found [[http://​docs.realgeeks.com/​misc:​pushing_live#​taking_your_site_live|here]].
changing_domain_name.txt · Last modified: 2017/02/21 02:55 by diane