hi everybody this is Robert with Scott Laboe marketing today we're going to show you how to connect your name cheap custom domain to your kW website powered by Play Store this is if you purchased your custom domain through namecheap.com our first step is going to be to get logged in to namecheap.com and once you're logged in you want to get to your dashboard so you hover over your new surname up here at the top and go to your dashboard on your dashboard over on the left you would click on domain list and then once it loads the list of your domains to the right of the domain that you want to connect to your kW website you click on manage and then within this manage interface over on the right we're gonna click on advanced DNS and then on this page we need to create and delete a couple of DNS records this first DNS record this cname record 4ww all we need to do is change the value and the TTL which is time-to-live for this value we're gonna put in domains dot my real estate platform com so that's domains plural do em AI NS dot my real estate platform com so domains is plural everything else is singular dot my real estate platform com once you've got that name in there over on the right under TTL we're gonna change this to 60 minutes then we're gonna click our checkmark to save this under that we need to delete this URL redirect network excuse me record yes we want to delete that and we're gonna add a new record down here we're gonna create an a record and the host here is gonna be the @ sign so you're gonna do you'll do shift on your keyboard then the number two that's the app with the sort of circle around excuse me that a with a sort of circle around and that's the @ sign and where it asks for IP address here we're gonna put in one eight 4.16 9.14 1.1 for two there are three dots there for excessive numbers one 84.2 I'll do that one more time 1 8 4 . . 1 4 2 and then over here again for our time to live we want to change this to 60 minutes and then we'll click our checkmark to save that that's all we'll need to do here on the Namecheap end now we need to go over here to our my kW account you'll get logged into my kwkw calm your kW internet kid of you home page kid of you back end kW system whatever you call it you need to get to this page right here my kwkw calm up in our top black menu we'll hover over technology over towards the right then we'll click on kW websites the third option down and then on this page we'll click on our red go to my website button to open our Play Store interface our kW website is provided by a company called place stir once we're in place tur over on the left underneath quick actions will click on edit site to go into the site editor then we'll scroll all the way to the bottom of the page and under the Moller section we'll click on the third option down which is custom domain in our custom domain we're gonna pull it put in our full domain address including ww 99% of the time across the internet you don't have to include WW but in this case we do so we're gonna do www.hud.gov your website so we're gonna contact this agent and suggest that they refer to their broker as far as the compliance of using Realty in their website address and definitely confer with your broker about whether you can use any of those words in your website address once we've got this added here down at the bottom we'll click on our green Save button and once that reloads if we've done everything correctly we should be able to click on view live site over here the right side of our place their interface and then it should load your kW website powered by plaister that's how you can use your name cheap custom domain with your kW website power bi place you're using domain mapping which is more search engine friendly than just domain forwarding if you have additional questions about this or if you'd like for us to do this for you just send us an email at support at scott leroy marketing com .
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