Personalize your Event Gallery image hosting site with a custom domain name. This is great for marketing and branding your Photo Booth or Event Photography business. Instead of a generic Event Gallery url, you can use your own domain, for example: Gallery.YourWebsite.com
In this short video Eugene will show you how to configure your custom domain name to work with Event Gallery.
Two things you will need up front – Event Gallery and your own domain name. If you are already an Event Gallery customer that’s great. If not, you can sign up for a free 30 day trial here. The next thing you need is a domain name. If you don’t already have one you can explore the possibilities with hosting services such as GoDaddy, BlueHost, Ionos, etc. For a review of the top hosting services check out this article on Forbes.com
In order to configure your domain, the first thing that you need to do is get the IP address for Event Gallery. The IP address is 188.8.131.52 but you can also find it in this helpful support article.
Before you go any further, if configuring your domain name is not something you are comfortable with then you may want to contact your web hosting service for assistance. Please note that once you update the configuration with your host, it can take up to 48 hours for the changes to take affect. Use DNS checker to see whether the DNS records are propagated globally. DNS Checker provides a free DNS propagation monitoring service to check Domain Name System records against a selected list of DNS servers in multiple regions worldwide.
If you need assistance configuring your domain, please contact your hosting service provider. If you need help configuring Event Gallery, contact our support team and one of our software specialists can help you out (M-F 8-4 CST).
Thanks for reading and see you on the interwebs.