Now that your domain name is associated with the correct name servers, it's time to create some additional DNS records within the Hosted Zone.
The records that we'll create will be used by the name servers to help locate your site when a computer wants to load it. Specifically, the name servers will be responsible for providing that computer with important information stored in the records.
There are several different types of DNS records.
We're going to start by creating an
A record, which stands for
A record directs a domain name to an IP address. This record will associate our new custom domain name with Github's servers.