AWS offers many services used for web development like servers, databases, and networking configuration. If you're new to using AWS it's easy to feel overwhelmed at first by all that it can offer, but we'll walk through the exact steps needed to create a custom domain name.
After logging into your account, you'll land on the AWS console. The console displays the many different services we mentioned earlier.
In this lesson we're going to focus on a service called "Route 53," under the "Networking" category. Route 53 can be used to purchase domain names and create DNS records.