Configure A Custom Domain Name For GitHub Pages

I registered for a custom domain name for my website on NameCheap.com. Without a custom domain name my GitHub Pages website would have been hosted at missrhea.github.io (i.e. <your-username>.github.io). This did not bother me, I just wanted to try a custom domain name for fun plus it was free.

1. Configuring the custom domain name on GitHub

Inside the missrhea.github.io repository, click on the Settings tab. Scroll down to the GitHub Pages section. I entered my custom domain name in the…