Directional DNS FAQ

Directional DNS FAQ

Q: What is Directional DNS?

Directional DNS revolves around Geolocation.  With the LoadDNS Directional DNS service you can direct your site visitors that come from various locations across the globe to specific content servers. This allows you to show each visitor geographically specific content. The benefits of the LoadDNS Directional DNS service are numerous, it optimizes your networks profitability, speed, functionality and reliability.

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Q: Does Directional DNS come with a 30 day free trial?

Yes. Signup for the free 30 day trial of either LoadDNS Deluxe or Enterprise. The 30 day free trial of Directional DNS will automatically come with either package. LoadDNS Enterprise comes with one Directional DNS rule.

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Q: How do I configure a domain to use Directional DNS?

Signup for either LoadDNS Deluxe or Enterprise. Because Directional DNS functions only on our IP Anycast network you must have one of those versions of LoadDNS for it to work. Directional DNS is an add-on for LoadDNS Deluxe. LoadDNS Enterprise comes with one Directional DNS rule.

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Q: How do I create a geographilcal preset?

1. Login to your account
2. From the Overview page, click the "Segment tab".
3. Fill in the name of what you would like to call this group in the "Name" field you can add a optional description.
4. Click the "Regions tab" and highlight the country/countries that you would like to be included in this group.
5. Click "Save."

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Managed DNS, Redundant DNS, and Remotely Hosted DNS with LoadDNS 8.0

Managed DNS maximizes site and application uptime and responsiveness. Manage all DNS records and take advantage of SiteFailover, Directional DNS, IP Anycast DNS, DNS Load balancingWeb forwarding and URL forwarding with Managed DNS Enterprise and Deluxe. Businesses seeking a low cost hosted DNS solution should take a look at Managed DNS Basic. LoadDNS is remotely hosted, which means no software to install or hardware to maintain. With DNS servers located around the world, an easy to use Web interface, and full control over zone files, LoadDNS is the top choice for hosted DNS. Designed to handle millions of queries, LoadDNS can seamlessly scale with your growing business. Looking for the best partner program on the web, become an affiliate and earn 50% commissions.