Site URL

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Overview

View and edit the URL associated with your site. All sites are published with a default URL, but you can connect your own custom domain from this menu. If you're not ready to publish the site and just want to show it to a client, you can access the preview link from this panel as well.

Public Preview Link

Click Settings on the left menu.

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Click Site URL. From this panel, you can access the public preview link at any time. This link is active, even if the site has not been published yet.

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Editing Site URL

Click Site Settings on the left menu.

Once you publish your site, you can customize the default domain name here.

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You can also purchase a domain name for your site if you don't already own one. You can choose from one of our partners to complete this purchase.

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If you already own a domain name, enter that name and click Save.

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You will then be shown instructions for setting this up on your domain host.

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You can also access specific instructions for several providers that are supported by Duda.

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Once you have set up your site URL and saved it, you can make changes to your URL information here.

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Unpublishing Your Site

You can unpublish a published site by selecting this option.

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Considerations

Using a custom domain or buying a domain from Google Domains or another source is recommended in order to have a professional URL. When you purchase from Google or Hover, the domain DNS settings are configured for you automatically.

Websites with custom domains will be prompted to upgrade to a premium account before publishing. Using a custom domain is a premium feature that requires a premium account. If you don't want to sign up for a premium account, you will only be able to use the default domain.

 

 

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