In this video, get your site accessible via a convenient URL.
- [Instructor] All right, now that we have a … functional server up and running, … displaying our Django project in a … beautiful fashion, you'll notice that the … IP address isn't the greatest way to … share this with people, right? … You don't want to say, hey, go to … 13.82 whatever to go see my website. … You want to say something like, … nickwalter.info. … So, in order to make this happen, you have to … buy a domain name somewhere. … I really recommend Google Domains, … I think they make it the simplest process possible. … They don't fluff you with a bunch of up sales and things.; … but no matter where you bought your domain, you … need to go to the DNS settings for that … domain, and you need to come down; … I have some previous rules that I had set up before, … so I'm going to delete these. … These were from Heroku. … And I'm going to delete that as well. … So wherever it is that you can create resource records, … you need to first do a @ sign, and this is going to say, … so if anyone comes directly to this domain, do an A record, …
- Transferring code to a server
- Managing media files
- Creating a custom URL
- Configuring file settings
- Securing a server
- Database setup
- PostgreSQL setup
- Gunicorn testing
- NGINX setup
- Storage setup
Skill Level Intermediate
What you should know1m 44s
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Next steps1m 7s
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