- Short loading times and high reliability
- Servers in the US & EU
- Free for any domain
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Public DNS A public DNS server contains information about which website corresponds with which IP address.
Standard DNS records DNS records, or resource records, are the basic unit of information in the Domain Name System (DNS).
Anycast With 14 points of presence in Europe and US, Anycast ensures fast connections and load times of websites and services.
Domain Connect Domain Connect is a protocol allowing service providers to easily integrate with an IONOS name server. This creates a great user experience when connecting a domain.
DynDNS via API DynDNS helps you to forward your home network’s changing IP addresses to a fixed domain name.
What is free DNS hosting?
Make sure your website is always reachable
How to get free DNS?
Free DNS is included in selected IONOS plans
When you buy a IONOS service that includes a domain, a free DNS (Domain Name Service) is included. This includes a domain registration, MyWebsite, web hosting, etc.
Already have a domain with another provider? No problem – you can order DNS Standard free of charge to use with your domain.
The benefits of free DNS domain hosting
Fast connection, high availability
Simple DNS API integration
Practical domain linking
Free DNS Service - FAQ
No, DNSSEC is not included in the @badge@badgeFree offer. However, you can always add to your contract to receive additional protection. Besides DNSSEC, this plan also includes DNS Backup, Premium Anycast DNS, and Secondary DNS — everything you need to protect your domain.
No, the is an extra offer. If you want extra protection for your domain settings against unauthorized access, you can simply add the Domain Guard to your existing contract.
Yes, the DNS API is available to all IONOS customers for @badge@badgeFree. If you have the necessary expertise or possess the appropriate software, you can change the DNS settings in the interface.
No, you can use your existing address as an external domain with IONOS. Use IONOS as your @badge@badgeFree DNS provider by simply linking your domain to an IONOS product. The IONOS setup wizard will help you with this. See the help article on “Setting up an external domain with IONOS” to Learn more.
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