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Enhancing the Related Posts code, we will now move on with Loops on multiple labels. It's advised to read Related posts with multiple conditions and then continue to read this post to understand things better.
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DWI - Not all the time "Authoritative" helps

We already saw the common issues when custom domain is involved where we saw a tool called DWI - Dig Web Interface which will help us get DNS records of a particular domain.

Today while coming across a forum thread, got to notice a strange thing ever. It's not the first time however. If you refer the article about corrupted DNS, the blog URL used had similar issue.

It is normally recommended to use "Authoritative" under Name servers when digging a domain. However this doesn't always workout.

Common issues where custom domain is involved.

In BHF, one of the common issues we face is setting up custom domain. We already have a lot of information on how to setup a custom domain. So I am going to go ahead and write on the troubleshooting tips for custom domain.

This article is dedicated to +Chuck Croll  who has been/is a great mentor to me  since the beginning.

So let's start with the first and foremost golden rule of Custom domain troubleshooting.
Any issue where you have custom domains involved, first check if the custom domain is setup properly.

DNS is corrupted. How do I know and What to do?

As far as custom domain troubleshooting is concerned, it's not always there'll be issues with,
DNS RecordsWho Is Issues like Domain expirationclientHold There is a case where the DNS could be corrupted. In that matter we need to know two important things.
How do I know my DNS is corrupt?Where do I report about my corrupt  DNS?
How do I know my DNS is corrupt?

Who Is Lookup

Again as a part of Custom Domain Troubleshooting, we do Who Is lookup which gives us a handful of information.


What is Who Is Lookup?

Who Is lookup gives exactly what the name means. "Who Is". In addition to Who Is, this will give few useful information like,
Registrar InformationRegistered date and expiry information and so on.

How to do Who Is Lookup?

How to use DWI?

In  BHF, when it comes to custom domain, I or Chuck or any other expert mentioning a dig log URL mentioned most of the times as DWI.

What on earth is DWI?

DWI is expanded as DigWebInterface which is an online DNS Lookup tool which can be found at http://www.digwebinterface.com

How to use DWI?