This topic describes how to group and manage domain names with tags by using the example of attaching tags to manage domain names.

Assume the following scenario as a use case for tags. A company has 100 domain names on Alibaba Cloud CDN. These domain names are used by three departments (E-commerce, Gaming, and Entertainment) to supply marketing, gaming (specially for example games A and B), and post-production services. Each department has an executive, whose names are Bob, John, and Tom, respectively.

Define tags

This company defines the following tags, each of which consists of a key and a value. These are used to make grouping and managing domain names easier.

Key Value
Department E-commerce, Gaming, and Entertainment
Services Marketing, Gaming (Games A and B), and Post-production
Executive Bob, John, and Tom

The company can attach the preceding keys and values to its corresponding domain names.

Use tags to query domain names

  • If the company wants to query the domain names that are managed by Tom, it can select theExecutive: Tomtag.
  • If the company wants to query the domain names that are managed by John from the Gaming department, it can select theDepartment: GamingandExecutive: Johntags.