Map Or Connect Your Own Domain In Firebase Hosting Service - Part Two

Introduction

 
In my earlier article, we had learned how to publish a static website using Firebase hosting service. Once you publish your static website using Firebase-CLI, Firebase also provides the facility to connect or map your domain name with the published website. So in this article, we will learn the step-by-step mapping of your domain name with a published website.
 

Get started mapping your domain with a hosted website in Firebase

 
Step 1
 
Open Firebase Console - Open the project created earlier(In this case, the project is not created. You can refer my earlier article to create a project.)

Map Or Connect Your Own Domain In Firebase hosting Service

Step 2
 
Once opening the project, there will be HOSTING link option from the left sidebar in the dashboard screen, you need to open that screen.

Map Or Connect Your Own Domain In Firebase hosting Service
 
Step 3
 
Hosting screen will appear, from the "dashboard" menu option there will be "Add a custom domain" button, you need to click on it.

Map Or Connect Your Own Domain In Firebase hosting Service
 
Step 4
 
You need to add a domain name, once the domain name is added, they will provide you the "TXT record" for DNS provider. Copy that txt record.

Map Or Connect Your Own Domain In Firebase hosting Service
 
Step 5
 
Let's say you have purchased a domain from GoDaddy provider, then you need to verify or enter TXT Record into GoDaddy provider hosting settings. which is called "A" records for DNS settings.

Map Or Connect Your Own Domain In Firebase hosting Service
 
Step 6
 
Once a TXT Record is added, you need to add domain IP address into a setting that points to DNS.

Map Or Connect Your Own Domain In Firebase hosting Service
 
After configuring or updating DNS settings on a domain provider, it will take up to 5 minutes to 1 hour for a map or connect with the domain which you provided. Once the domain is mapped you can access your website using a domain name that you map with the hosted provider.
 

Summary

 
These are a few steps to map your custom domain or preferred domain with a published website on Firebase cloud using their services.