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  • How do I point a domain to a VPS?

  • Pointing a domain to VPS via custom nameservers is a bit trickier, as you will need to set up a new DNS zone on the virtual server. This method will switch the location of your DNS zone to the VPS, which means that all future DNS-related changes will have to be made through the newly created zone.

  • How do I set up a DNS zone on a VPS?

  • On Hostinger, you may easily do it using the domain management panel. The next step is setting up a DNS zone for your domain on the virtual server. Connect to your VPS via SSH and go to: Using the nano command, create a new zone file for your domain:

  • How do I set up a dedicated IP on my VPS?

  • Connect to your VPS via SSH and go to: Using the nano command, create a new zone file for your domain: Use the following example and replace all IP address and domain instances with your actual domain name and the dedicated IP of your VPS: @ IN SOA ns1.hostinger-tutorials.xyz. admin.hostinger-tutorials.xyz.

  • How long does DNS propagation take on VPS?

  • After pointing the domain to your VPS, it鈥檚 time to check whether the records were added correctly. Keep in mind that DNS propagation can take up to 24 hours, thus you may have to wait at least a few hours before everything starts working.