1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

Can anyone help?

Discussion in 'Blogging' started by buttmonk, Nov 5, 2014.

  1. buttmonk

    buttmonk Jr. VIP Jr. VIP Premium Member

    Joined:
    Sep 22, 2008
    Messages:
    633
    Likes Received:
    273
    Location:
    United Kingdom
    Hi.

    I bought some hosting and installed the 'softalicious' script for Wordpress. Everything set up fine.

    I pointed my nameservers from my domain to the hosting ip's.

    Now, when i enter my domain to look at the site, im getting the hosting 'index' page?

    Any ideas?
     
  2. somedevil

    somedevil Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

    Joined:
    Sep 9, 2009
    Messages:
    1,009
    Likes Received:
    492
    Location:
    Dark side of the moon..
    Home Page:
    It can often take some time before the nameserver change takes effect.
     
  3. Repulsor

    Repulsor Power Member

    Joined:
    Jun 11, 2013
    Messages:
    708
    Likes Received:
    267
    Location:
    PHP Scripting ;)
    Check if the nameservers have propagated fully.

    Try ping yoursite.com in your command prompt (Press Windows Key + R and enter cmd and enter the command in the black console )

    If the IP is of your hosting, then its not the nameserver issue.

    Also check if there are files in the domain folder. Maybe you installed WP for the wrong site/directory?

    ADD: I just reread that you see your hostings index page. Well, so can you verify the wp file exists at the right location? Also, there is a chance you have and index.html defaulted by the hosting over wordpress index.php. Delete that index.html in that case.