Check DA (Domain Authority) For Free

Ahref’s DA metric is a widely accepted measure for the authority of a domain, similar to MOZ’s DR (Domain Rating). You don’t even need an account to check the DA of any domain. You can use Ahref’s free Website Authority Checker.

Just type in the URL of the domain and click the button—it’ll show you the sites DA, and the number of backlinks and linking websites.

How to check DNS propagation

If you’ve changed the nameservers of your domain, it typically takes some time for these changes to globally propagate. This website is my go-to tool for checking the global propoagation:

https://www.whatsmydns.net/#NS/

You just insert your domain name and it’ll show you the nameservers that have propagated already to different places in the world.

Here’s an example of what it looks like: