How to set up a go daddy domain DNS with a different hosting company.

The first thing you need to do is log into your Go Daddy account (or whatever domain company you choose)  and change the DNS Nameserver.  You will keep your domain name at go daddy (enom, etc) , but you might have a different hosting provider like Seattle Web Hosting at Here is a photo to help you change your hosting company over to – Always remember!  Never share your go daddy or domain username and password with anyone.  A domain name is like a phone number, you ‘usually’ keep the same phone number forever (and ever).   A web hosting company is like a phone carrier (AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint) you might change carriers every 5 years, or they might go out of business so always protect and keep that domain name under your name.


First login




Then look for your domain and Click on Manage



Update Name Server





Almost Done, Choose Custom and enter the name:




Click OK and you are done.


If you have the old Go Daddy, here’s the other way to do it.