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Yes, if you are a registered business, a trademark holder, or an owner of intellectual property, in the US under the Anti-Cybersquatting Piracy Act, you may bring the registrant for a website into litigation to have the domain name transferred to you. Two such cases I know of: A person registered sportys.com back in the day with the intent to hold it in ...


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If you only have the supplied redirect and can't control anything else on the university's server then this is not possible. (They would need to setup mod_proxy or, as a "cheap" workaround a single page document with an IFRAME containing your site.) If you do go ahead with this then when you eventually move the site to the university's server, setup a ...


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@ 10800 IN A 217.70.184.38 www 10800 IN CNAME myapp.herokuapp.com. Seems I was missing dot at the very end of the second line which made it interpret as a subdomain of my main domain.


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If you're on a shared host and haven't setup a subdomain but have setup a wildcard in your DNS so it points to your IP and it belongs to a server with multiple websites, it will point to the first VirtualHost in the Apache configuration.


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You're on the right track, you should be able to avoid downtime all together - DNS management without a control panel, sounds like a nightmare! When you say 'domain transfer' I'm assuming you're talking about moving the domain from one registrar to another. In theory it doesn't matter if this is done before or after the name servers are re-delegated - this ...


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It's called a subdomain, indeed. Whether you can use them is completely up to your host; they might be included in your hosting plan. You should contact them to find out.


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Creating subdomains has nothing to do with the registrar, it depends on your hosting company. Some will allow unlimited subdomains but may limit how many sites you can have. This isn't a problem if you only have one site that they all point too and you parse the subdomain. Some hosts restrict how many subdomains you can have. You will need to do ...



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