How To Create an Addon Domain in cPanel

  1. This tutorial assumes you’ve already logged in to cPanel, and are starting on the home screen.cpanel-paperlantern-22-addon--01
  2. Now let’s learn how to create an addon domain.cpanel-paperlantern-22-addon--02
  3. Click the “Addon Domains” icon.cpanel-paperlantern-22-addon--03
  4. This is the addon domains page, where you can setup additional domain names that point to subdomains of your account.cpanel-paperlantern-22-addon--04
  5. Enter the new domain name …cpanel-paperlantern-22-addon--05
  6. Then enter a username.cpanel-paperlantern-22-addon--06
  7. Enter and confirm a password, then click “Add Domain”.cpanel-paperlantern-22-addon--07
  8. That’s it! The addon domain has been created.

 

How To Create a Domain Alias in cPanel

  1. This tutorial assumes you’ve already logged in to cPanel, and are starting on the home screen.cpanel-paperlantern-23-alias--01
  2. Now let’s learn how to create a domain alias.cpanel-paperlantern-23-alias--02
  3. Click the “Aliases” icon.cpanel-paperlantern-23-alias--03
  4. A domain alias is useful when you have additional domain names that you want people to be able to use to get to your website.cpanel-paperlantern-23-alias--04
  5. Enter the new domain, then click “Add Domain”.cpanel-paperlantern-23-alias--05
  6. That’s it! Now when someone browses to mybiz123.info, they’ll automatically be redirected to mybiz1234.com.cpanel-paperlantern-23-alias--06
  7. Be sure to set your domain alias’s DNS settings to the same as your main domain, so the redirection will work properly.