Do I need to use a public_html subdirectory

…for my new web domain? I’m starting setup of the web site now. Is it a best practice to create a “public_html” subdirectory from my domain web root (which appears to be right now, by default) ?

Nope, you’re good to go :wink:

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If you create a public_html directory in, this will have to be part of the url, like - you wouldn’t like that.

The recommandation for public_html comes from a standard setup of webservers, but DH does it differently, so that you can easily host many domains on the same account.

So: just put your index.html in the directory.