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Amazon Route 53 vs Google Domains: What are the differences?

What is Amazon Route 53? A highly available and scalable Domain Name System (DNS) web service. Amazon Route 53 is designed to give developers and businesses an extremely reliable and cost effective way to route end users to Internet applications by translating human readable names like www.example.com into the numeric IP addresses like 192.0.2.1 that computers use to connect to each other. Route 53 effectively connects user requests to infrastructure running in Amazon Web Services (AWS) – such as an Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) instance, an Amazon Elastic Load Balancer, or an Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3) bucket – and can also be used to route users to infrastructure outside of AWS.

What is Google Domains? *A domain registration service *. It is a domain registration service which includes top website builders. The privacy is included at no additional cost. It also includes simple domain management tools.

Amazon Route 53 can be classified as a tool in the "DNS Management" category, while Google Domains is grouped under "Domain Registration".

According to the StackShare community, Amazon Route 53 has a broader approval, being mentioned in 1420 company stacks & 482 developers stacks; compared to Google Domains, which is listed in 3 company stacks and 5 developer stacks.

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What is Amazon Route 53?

Amazon Route 53 is designed to give developers and businesses an extremely reliable and cost effective way to route end users to Internet applications by translating human readable names like www.example.com into the numeric IP addresses like 192.0.2.1 that computers use to connect to each other. Route 53 effectively connects user requests to infrastructure running in Amazon Web Services (AWS) – such as an Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) instance, an Amazon Elastic Load Balancer, or an Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3) bucket – and can also be used to route users to infrastructure outside of AWS.

What is Google Domains?

It is a domain registration service which includes top website builders. The privacy is included at no additional cost. It also includes simple domain management tools.
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      What are some alternatives to Amazon Route 53 and Google Domains?
      GoDaddy
      Go Daddy makes registering Domain Names fast, simple, and affordable
      Google Cloud DNS
      Use Google's infrastructure for production quality, high volume DNS serving. Your users will have reliable, low-latency access to Google's infrastructure from anywhere in the world using our network of Anycast name servers.
      CloudFlare
      Cloudflare speeds up and protects millions of websites, APIs, SaaS services, and other properties connected to the Internet.
      Amazon S3
      Amazon Simple Storage Service provides a fully redundant data storage infrastructure for storing and retrieving any amount of data, at any time, from anywhere on the web
      Namecheap
      We provide a set of DNS servers spread across the US and Europe to deliver highly reliable DNS services to everyone. By choosing Namecheap.com as your domain registrar, you are choosing a highly reputable and reliable partner. Namecheap.com is rated 4.6 out of 5 - Based on 1,395 reviews via Google Checkout
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      Volkan Özçelik uses Amazon Route 53Amazon Route 53

      Since most of zerotoherojs.com infrastructure is on AWS, Route53 is the obvious DNS of choice.

      I’m also considering CloudFlare, but haven’t decided the pros and cons of migrating yet.

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      Goyoboard uses Amazon Route 53Amazon Route 53

      We utilize it as main DNS for fron-tend servers, Dynamic DNS for internal VPCS and simple signal flag storage for autoscaled instances

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      Promethean TV uses Amazon Route 53Amazon Route 53

      PrometheanTV utilizes the Amazon Route 53 service to manage various domains utilized by the products and services.

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      Bùi Thanh uses Amazon Route 53Amazon Route 53
      • DNS registration.
      • DNS routing for private/local in VPC.
      • DNS HA/Load balancing.
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      Aquarius Logics uses Amazon Route 53Amazon Route 53

      Amazon AWS Domain Name Services. The logical choice for AWS hosted web sites.

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      Active Zoo uses Google DomainsGoogle Domains

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