Connect existing domain (DNS configuration)

If you have your own domain name, you need to point it to Weld’s servers:

  1. Make a CNAME pointer for “www” (as in to
  2. Additionally, you likely want to forward traffic from your root domain (e.g., without “www”). For this you a redirect (a “301 redirect”, specifically) that points to your “www” subdomain (which you set up in step 1 above).
  3. You also need to connect your Weld project to your domain name (“Publish” in toolbar).

Common domain name server (DNS) configurations


  1. Go to
  2. Under “Domains”, find your domain and press the “Manage DNS” button.
  3. On the new page, click the “DNS Zone File” tab.
  4. Scroll down to the “CName” section, find the “www” entry and click the “Edit Record” icon, then enter as Points To:


1. Log on to your domain at

2. In the “Domännamn” list, click your domain name.

3. In “Konfigurering”, select “Vidarebefordra” and enter these options:
Mål: http://www.YOURDOMAIN.EXT
Typ: Sidan har flyttat (301)
Make sure “Synkronisera…” is not checked

4. Click the blue “DNS-editor” button further down.

5. Make sure that in the “www” section, you should only have one CNAME entry like this:


(Subdomän: www, Data: DNS settings


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