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How To Edit the Hosts File in Windows 10

Tired of stumbling around the hosts file? Learn how to edit the hosts file in Windows 10 using these easy-to-follow instructions.
Reading time
14 min read
Publish date
December 7, 2021
Topic
Domain Name System
Topic
Internet Protocol
Topic
Localhost

An Introduction to Domain Privacy (And How to Implement It)

Learn how to handle domain privacy and implement it on your domain so that everyone can't see your private info on the WHOIS database.
Reading time
13 min read
Publish date
October 5, 2021
Topic
Domain Name System
Topic
Tech Tips

An Introduction to “DNS Poisoning” (And How to Prevent It)

Learn how to prevent DNS poisoning — also known as spoofing — on both the client-side and server-side of the situation.
Reading time
15 min read
Publish date
September 17, 2021
Topic
Domain Name System
Topic
Security Tips

Parked Domains: How to Identify, Buy, or Park One

Parked domains can make your search for the perfect website domain very difficult. Learn what they are, how they work, and how to buy them.
Reading time
17 min read
Publish date
December 17, 2020
Topic
Domain Name System
Topic
Online Marketing Tips

How to Fix the “DNS Server Not Responding” Error on Windows and Mac

The "DNS Server Not Responding" message tells you your computer isn't able to connect to the internet. Learn why it happens and how to fix it.
Reading time
14 min read
Publish date
September 8, 2020
Topic
Domain Name System
Topic
Website Errors

The Website Owner’s Guide to DNS Propagation (2022 Edition)

Need to change your your website’s DNS files? Learn how to securely make changes to your DNS files and manage DNS propagation successfully.
Reading time
14 min read
Publish date
September 7, 2020
Topic
Domain Name System
Topic
WordPress Performance

How to Fix the DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_BAD_CONFIG Error Code (7 Solutions)

The DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_BAD_CONFIG error tells you there's an incorrect DNS configuration preventing access to a web page. Here are 7 ways to fix it!
Reading time
13 min read
Publish date
July 9, 2020
Topic
Domain Name System
Topic
Website Errors

How to Add an A Record and CNAME at Bluehost

Did you purchase your WordPress site's domain name at Bluehost? Learn how to add an A record and CNAME record for your Bluehost domain.
Reading time
5 min read
Publish date
July 7, 2020
Topic
Domain Name System
Topic
Kinsta Services

How to Flush DNS Cache (Windows, Mac, Chrome)

Getting 404 pages on your site? This could be due to a DNS change. Learn how to flush DNS cache on all major OS and Chrome browser (step-by-step tu…
Reading time
8 min read
Publish date
January 9, 2020
Topic
Domain Name System
Topic
Google Chrome

What Is a Nameserver? Why Are Nameservers Important?

What is a nameserver? Nameservers help direct traffic on the Internet. Learn more in this beginner-friendly explanation, plus how to use nameservers.
Reading time
7 min read
Publish date
December 17, 2019
Topic
Domain Name System

Google Domains Review: Pros vs Cons (+ How to Register a Domain Name)

Google Domains is a domain registration service launched by Google in January 2015. Find out why we recommend it in this comprehensive review.
Reading time
12 min read
Publish date
November 6, 2019
Topic
Domain Name System
Topic
WordPress Hosting