TAG: DNS propagation

How Can I Tell if My DNS has Propagated Correctly?

When a domain name is first purchased or you make changes to the DNS records, it may not be immediately ready for use.  The reason for this is propagation. This is a period where ISP nodes across the globe update their cache with new DNS information which in some cases can take anywhere from 24…

What is DNS Propagation?

DNS propagation is the period of time it takes for an update to the nameservers of a domain to take effect – usually between 24 – 72 hours.  This is the period of time it takes ISPs (Internet Service Providers) to spread your update throughout their caches around the world. Due to DNS caching at…