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Hi, I have an externally registered (godaddy) domain hosted with Netlify currently - scho.work. What’s the best order to safely switch host in order to reduce downtime:

Recreate DNS records on new host
Change Nameservers on godaddy
Change primary domain on new host
I also have live site on n7-ipsum.scho.work that I would like to keep hosting here, but I’m not sure how best to do that

Does that seem like the best order? and am I missing something I need to do?

Thanks in advance!

Hi @scho,

That seems the correct order. After you remove the domain from Netlify, don’t forget to delete the DNS Zone from the domains page in your account.

You could configure the subdomain in the new host by adding a CNAME record with the name n7-ipsum and value as your Netlify subdomain.

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Heh, I accidentally deleted the custom domain from n7-ipsum which I wasn’t meant to do, but I added it back and everything is working now. Great! Thanks