Cloudflare

What is Cloudflare?

Cloudflare is a company that provides a range of services and tools to help websites and online applications operate efficiently, securely, and reliably. It offers a global network of servers distributed access to various data centers around the world, which act as a reverse proxy between the website/application and its visitors.

Cloudflare is working on a content delivery network system(CDN) and this is Cloudflare primary service. This help reduce latency and improve website performance by minimizing the distance data need to travel.

If you are using Cloudflare on your website then it makes your website more secure and offers SSL/TLS encryption on the website. You can easily change the server IP or you can update DNS.

If you want to make a website live with the help of Cloudflare then first you need to make your Cloudflare account

 

How to make Cloudflare account

Step1.You need to visit the given link to make Cloudflare account or you can search on the web browser Cloudflare then you need to open the first website.

Step2. Now you need to click on the sign-up button.

Step3. Enter your email address and your password.

Note: password must meet these conditions.

Create a password that contains at least:
  • 8 characters
  • 1 number
  • 1 special character e.g., $, !, @, %, &
  • No leading or trailing whitespace

 

How to add website in Cloudflare:

Step 1. Login to your Cloudflare account.

 

Step 2. Click on add website button.

 

Step 3. Fill in your domain then Enter and click on Add Site button.

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Step 4. Scroll down and select your plan and then click on continue.

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Step 5. Now Cloudflare will fetch you old DNS records.

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1.{ if don’t fetch any records then you need to must add 2 records to make your website live. click on Add Record button.

For example.
Type          Name                            IP Address

A             @/domain name         52.321.654.00            Now click on Save

CName        www                   @/Domain Name          Now click on Save

}

2. { if  Cloudflare fetches any records then you see it point correct cpanel, if there is any other ip then replace it with cpanel ip.

For example.

if your cpanel ip is 222.22.222.22  but there is another ip then you need to replace it with cpanel ip.

Type        Name                         IP Address

A           @/Domain name      222.22.222.22

CName   www                       @/Domain Name

Step 6. Now click on the continue button.

Step 7. Copy the given Cloudflare NS/ Nameserver then click on

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Step 7. And Click on the check Nameserver button.

Step 8.  Now quick Start guide will open, you need to click on Get Start button.

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Step 9. Make it on and then click on the Save button.


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Step 10. Make it on and then you need to click on the save button.

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Step 11. Keep it on click on the Save button.

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Step 12.  Click on the Finish button.Screenshot9

Step 13.  If you don’t copy the Cloudflare nameserver then you can copy it now.

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Step 14. IN Cloudflare website added in competed, now you need to copy the given nameserver, update in domain panel.

 

 

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