HostGator does not allow you to edit the necessary information for your domain name if you are not paying for a hosting account with them. You will then need to start a live chat with HostGator support and ask them to do the following for your domain name:
1: Point A record to 188.8.131.52
2: Create a CNAME for www which points to the domain
HostGator does not
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