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Questions tagged [godaddy]

Godaddy is a company operating in several countries offering domains names and hosting. It says it has registrations for more domain names than any other company.

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Domain expired, GoDaddy holds it and is asking more money

After expiring my domain, GoDaddy is asking more money to renew. Why is GoDaddy holding my domain? If it expired it has to be open to buy right?
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Heroku email server custom domain

I am hosting a webapp on heroku using the free plan. I have also bought a domain name from godaddy.com. My webapp and godaddy are linked through the cloudflare service in order to protect against DOS ...
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My clients name isn't shown in Whois

My client's name isn't shown in whois https://whois.icann.org/ nor https://ae.godaddy.com/whois nor any otheer whois service though I didn't make the domain private, the name, the address, and ...
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When I search for a 301 redirected domain Google shows a message from GoDaddy rather than following the 301 redirect

I have a domain name registered at Godaddy. I also have a website that I created at Google Sites. I forward the URL to go to the Google Site. I did this using the Godaddy Domain Manager Forwarding ...
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Is it safe to use JavaScript to insert GoDaddy site seal <script> into an HTML page?

The site seal provided by GoDaddy uses HTML code like: <span id="siteseal"><script async type="text/javascript" src="https://seal.godaddy.com/getSeal?sealID=...
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Will GoDaddy's domain forwarding affect subdomains?

I have an old domain registered with GoDaddy. Let's say it's olddomain.com. I want olddomain.com and www.olddomain.com to go to www.newdomain.com. The complication is that I have a few subdomains ...
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GoDaddy subdomain forward issue with query string

I have a GoDaddy account for my domain. I am forwarding a subdomain to a different server but the relative path is not getting passed when the 301 forward is done. Example: test.example.com -> test....
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301 redirect with masking on GoDaddy

We are using GoDaddy platform to put meta tags. We have 200 domains name some for the brand; some are related to our product. We want to redirect (301) all of 200 domain names to our main one with ...
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Firebase hosting: www.example.com redirect to example.com not working

I have bought a domain from GoDaddy, and I want to host a static website using firebase hosting. When connected to firebase, example.com works. But when I want to redirect www.example.com to example....
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Setting up an email account using godaddy's cpanel hosting service

I just recently purchased a cpanel hosting service with GoDaddy. Next I set up hosting for a domain which was registered on a different GoDaddy account. For this I edited the DNS record in the second ...
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HTTP to HTTPS redirect for a specific domain through web.config

I'm trying to do a HTTP to HTTPS redirect on a GoDaddy web hosting platform. I have the Windows hosting platform and I'm editing the web.config file. There are multiple domains under this hosting ...
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New Google Sites and new domain/URL

I migrated an old site to the New Google Sites. Rather than having a long URL https://sites.google.com/site/mywebsite, I would like to have a short one, like https://mycompany.com. So I bought the ...
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Two subdomains set up on Godaddy: one works and the other says only “pageok”, why?

I created two subdomains on my primary hosting domain: wwdev and wwtest. I did this using the domain management interface. It created appropriate DNS entries. Both point to the same IP address. I ...
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Creating a cron job under CodeIgniter does not work

I am pretty new with Cron Jobs and creating my first cron job. My Cron job is not working at all, I have checked multiple scenarios but still no progress. I am using CodeIgniter and I have used two ...
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phpmyadmin Error - Script timeout passed, if you want to finish import, please resubmit the same file

I have a database named A. I want to export it, and import it to a new database B. I exported the A, no issues. While trying to import to the new database B, I faced the following error: Script ...
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Rewrite a directory to different host

I have inherited a website that was working, but another technician broke it, and now I have been hired to fix it. The primary domain is hosted at GoDaddy a very simple html site 25 pages or fewer. ...
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Linking Subdomain to Shared Windows Business Hosting

I have my main domain on GoDaddy. And have purchased a Business Shared Windows Hosting from BigRock as GoDaddy has only 200mb limit on MS SQL DB. How can I link a subdomain I create on my main domain ...
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URL masking redirect works only on the landing page. How to make it work on internal pages?

My content is hosted on elastic beanstalk and the domain is bought from Godaddy. I want my staging.domain.com/* to redirect to elastic-beanstalk-url/*. I am doing a redirect on the Godaddy UI ...
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Can Google see all my registered domains if I verify site ownership in Google Webmaster Tools using my GoDaddy account?

When setting up Google Webmaster Tools, you have the choice to verify ownership of this domain by signing in with GoDaddy. If you do this Google will confirm that you own the domain on GoDaddy. My ...
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Binding a domain to a webhost

I've bought a domain name from GoDaddy and I decided to host it on Ali Baba Cloud. I am abit new to that stuff so I'm wondering, what do I need to change beside the name servers? Any record I need to ...
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How to redirect / forward a domain to a specific URL?

So, I tried looking around and haven't found the answer I was looking for. I wanted to ask if it's possible to redirect / forward a domain I bought to a specific URL from another website. So let's ...
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GoDaddy's 301 redirect/forwarding has some weird random middleman URL, kills link juice?

I'm trying to use GoDaddy's 301 redirect, which is named as domain forwarding. I set up forwarding DomainA.example to DomainB.example as 301 "type". I noticed DomainA.example is still indexed in ...
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Trying to manage DNS records of GoDaddy Domain Name on 123-reg

I have a domain name registered with GoDaddy. I have hosting with 123-reg. I have the A record of the domain name set to point to my server at 123-reg. Now I want to manage my DNS settings through my ...
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Custom blogger domain gives “server not found” with fresh domain bought from GoDaddy

I am trying to link my blog with one of the domain I bought on GoDaddy. Here is how I have linked it, is this correct? When I enter the blogger URL, I am properly redirected to custom domain, but then ...
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Goddady Domain delegated to wix: add subdomain to No-IP

I have purchased a domain in GoDaddy and delegated to my client's website created in Wix and is working OK. Now my client wants to add some subdomains that points to a local machine on his network ...
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X-Frame-Options Enabling on GoDaddy

I am currently developing a website which runs on a GoDaddy Windows with Plesk hosting option. I am doing this as an experimental/learning site so I am trying to be as security conscious as possible ...
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Route 53 configuration for GoDaddy domain

I had purchased the domain on goDaddy a while back and now I am trying to setup an S3 static website. I followed the instructions on setting the website from AWS manual I followed the instructions ...
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How do I whitelist a user with a dynamic IP address in GoDaddy Plesk?

I have an ASP.NET site hosted on GoDaddy Plesk. I'm restricting site access using a whitelist of IP addresses to prevent web crawlers from seeing it, but the clients who need to see the site have ...
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GoDaddy charges me taxes, but not my wife nor my co-workers [closed]

I have been with GoDaddy for over 8 years now. I register about 20 domains per month for my customers, mainly .com domains. I live in Ireland. When I am on checkout on GoDaddy, I have never ever been ...
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URL stays at root when using my domain, but with ip the URL changes to the paths of the links

I am using GoDaddy to host my domain, but when I use my domain to go to my contact page (or any other page, including outside pages), it stays at http://www.example.com, instead of the correct url e.g....
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Godaddy says name servers are at NameCheap, but NameCheap says domain isn't registered there and DNS can't be edited [closed]

I am trying to add some DNS record for a domain that is hosted by Godaddy but the DNS info are registered on Namecheap.com (I am not sure why the client has that set up, but that's a different ...
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Google search results go to 404 after migrating domain

I used to have 2 hosting accounts on GoDaddy, but I recently combined everything into one. Which meant that I transferred my domain and I guess it automatically changed my A record and other settings. ...
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How to find and increase entry process limit in the WebHost Manager (WHM) of my virtual private server (VPS)

I have a Godaddy VPS. I want to find the Entry Process limit and increase it if possible. My VPS is going up and down probably due to high traffic. What should I do?
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It is possible to wildcard for all distribution emails with GoDaddy?

Title is the question. i.e. info@example.com, sales@example.com, or any variation of distribution names to be sent to the a single forwarded email by using a wildcard, i.e. an asterisk *@example.com. ...
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Prevent HTTPS forward on GoDaddy

I'm working on building my first website in a non-corporate environment. When I go to http://example.com it works fine. But when my friend tried, they found that GoDaddy forces HTTPS everywhere and ...
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example.com gets invalid url but www.example.com works great

I am new to the web mastering stuff so please bear with me. My problem is that I have a domain example.com. If I go directly to it I get an invalid url error, however www.example.com works just great. ...
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gh-pages not allowing multiple subdomains

I am following the Github Pages tutorial. I thought I could have two domains: api.website.com and website.com, and the first is created via a folder called api in my main website folder where index....
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How to set up URL masking on gh-pages and GoDaddy

I have a domain that currently redirects www.example.com to example.com. It is hosted on gh-pages. However, there is a resource link I access from index.html called privacy.html via <a href=...
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How do I make my website show up in the browser bar with the “http://”?

After moving to a new web host my site shows up as example.com instead of http://example.com. What steps do I follow to fix this? The new host is GoDaddy and my site was http:// at the old host.
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How to point a GoDaddy subdomain to several Heroku apps with a trailing slash?

I purchased a domain from GoDaddy like so: www.mydomain.com I created a subdomain as well: demo.mydomain.com I want to display all of my live demos on the demo.mydomain.com site like this: demo....
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Why is my GoDaddy Nameservers (NH) field empty?

I chose GoDaddy to host my website and I need to change the nameservers at Google Domains. GoDaddy's official guide says to follow these steps to find out your nameservers when your site is hosted by ...
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Will my domain setup (GoDaddy) work with Github pages CDN?

I've registered an Apex domain (example.com) on GoDaddy. I'd like to link it to a project page (gh-pages branch). My GoDaddy setup is as follows: Two A records that point to Github IPs. A CNAME ...
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GoDaddy OCSP issues

I work for a company that runs round 2000 websites and a while back we enabled OCSP stapling in our server config. For the better part of a year this worked without issue, but in recent weeks we've ...
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how can i send email in php through google apps [closed]

My client is using godaddy to host a php site, and has recently signed up for google apps account for email, hoping it will help stop his automated emails from getting rejected as spam. The code sends ...
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Bought domain for $10, a year after asked for $25 to renew

I bought my domain name 1 year ago from Godaddy for as cheap as $10. A year after I received a reminder email from them asking to renew my domain. After following renewal instructions I ended up with ...
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Webmail does not receive from outside my domain

I have my mail server hosted in Godaddy. My domain is also registered in godaddy but, I have third-party name servers which is Route53 from aws. I have my website there. Now, for the mail server i ...
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How to configure GoDaddy domain to point to a specific github pages repository?

We have a github repository which is configured to point to nordible.com: Hitting nordible.github.io successfully lands to nordible.com. So, we've successfully connected a github website to a ...
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Clarification on GoDaddy policy for acquiring expiring domain name - power of initial registrant

I've read conflicting reports on what happens when trying to acquire an expiring domain name through Godaddy. My primary concern is that they will not honor either an auction bid or a closeout ...
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Value in moving from .NET to .COM [duplicate]

I have owned a website for about 6 years and it has been a .net site because some squatter has had the other. Recently the domain expired and once its freed up i plan on purchasing it. Is there any ...
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Google App Engine 301 Redirect

I have a Google App Engine Java web app that I have setup with a custom domain from GoDaddy. The site can currently be reached at domain.com and www.domain.com. I am trying to have a 301 redirect ...