Available for all paid plans
If you have existing CloudFront distribution connected to your domain you must delete it (not disable it) before connecting the domain to Strattic
When you are ready to point your domain name to your site on Strattic you can take the following steps:
Enter Your Domain Name
Verify Your Domain
Point Your Domain to Strattic
Step 1: Enter Your Domain Name
To start off you will want to login to the Strattic Dashboard. Then click on the name of the site you want to work on.
From there, click on on the "Domain Settings" tab and enter your domain name.
This will provide you with CNAME information you will need to verify your account.
Step 2: Verify Your Domain
Once you enter your domain name, you will be presented with a CNAME record to verify your account.
See here for help on how to add your CNAME record with your domain name provider.
Once you have added the CNAME in your domain registrar, our system will automatically detect it and allow you to proceed.
Now that your domain name is verified you can setup the final set of DNS Records.
Step 3: Point Your Domain to Strattic
This involves setting up one CNAME and two A Records for your domain. If you are connecting a subdomain, you will only have one CNAME record and no A Records. You can find help on how to do that here.
Once again, our system will automatically detect once the changes have propagated.
From here your domain name will serve as the Live URL for your static site instead of the Strattic-branded URL that you had before.
While changes are usually reflected within an hour it can take up to 24-48 hours for some changes to take place.