DNS Hosting for .gov domain

Posted on 2014-08-07
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Last Modified: 2015-04-29
Where can we go for DNS hosting regarding a .gov domain we set up for customer?
Question by:interc3905
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Use your own DNS
Use your hosts

Where are you based?

GoDaddy have a premium DNS service as do many companies

Author Comment

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godaddy says they can't host a .gov domain
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Expert Comment

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Does your registrar not have DNS hosting?


Author Comment

ID: 40246553
No...you have to register .gov domains with https://www.dotgov.gov/

They do not provide DNS Hosting

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ID: 40751017
Turns out that GoDaddy does offer "DNS Only (Off-site)" service for a .gov domain. You do need an existing domain account. Thanks!

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