Premium DNS offers superior security and performance for your domain, while DNS hosting is a free service that allows customers who own domains registered at other companies to manage their zone files through GoDaddy.
Is GoDaddy a DNS?
Making DNS Nameserver Changes at GoDaddy.com. Domains purchased through Godaddy are fully supported on InMotion Hosting servers. To get a Godaddy domain working with us, the nameservers have to point the domain to our DNS server while making sure to add it to your cPanel if it isn’t your primary domain.
What is DNS management GoDaddy?
You can navigate to the DNS Management page to review and edit DNS settings for domains registered with GoDaddy. Access DNS hosting to review DNS settings for domains that are DNS-hosted but not registered with GoDaddy. Select your domain name from the list to access the Domain Settings page.
How much does a DNS cost?
|DNS||Public and Private Zones1|
|First 25 hosted DNS zones||$0.50 per zone per month2|
|Additional hosted DNS zones (over 25)||$0.10 per zone per month2|
|First billion DNS queries/month||$0.40 per million3|
|Additional DNS queries (over 1 billion)/month|
Is GoDaddy Premium DNS worth?
These are beneficial when you’re building complex/distributed/web-scale applications across multiple service providers and need to perform advanced DNS adjustments based on criteria other than simple records publishing. For what it’s worth, I don’t consider GoDaddy Premium DNS to be a “premium DNS” service.
Do I need DNS management?
If you intend to manage DNS at your registrar then there is likely no need to change nameservers after purchasing a domain. You are currently managing your DNS records at your registrar and want your host to manage them instead.
How do I purchase DNS?
Getting a domain name involves registering the name you want with an organisation called ICANN through a domain name registrar. For example, if you choose a name like “example.com”, you will have to go to a registrar, pay a registration fee that costs around US$10 to US$35 for that name.