re: DNS Record Crash Course for Web Developers VIEW POST

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Thanks for this article, I didn't know about the CNAME limitation and the use of ALIAS to solve the problem. Good post Chris 🥂

 
 

Just ensure that your DNS provider supports ALIAS as a resource record type, as it isn't defined by the official RFCs which govern the behaviour of the DNS.

 

Yes, definitely - different DNS providers have different workarounds.

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