How do I create a CNAME record for Godaddy domain?

By | October 21, 2018

1. Log in to your account at
2. Open the Domains tab and select My Domain Names. You’ll be directed to the Domain Manager page.
3. Click the domain that you’d like to use with your blog.
4. Click the Total DNS Control And MX Records link at the bottom of the section entitled Total DNS.
5. Click Add New CNAME Record in the box labelled CNAMES (aliases). If you’ve already created a CNAME record for your blog’s address, click the pencil icon next to the existing CNAME record.
6. For the Name, enter only the subdomain of the address you want to use for your blog. For example, if you picked as your address, enter www here.
7. Enter as the Host Name. Specify a TTL or use the default setting of 1 hour.
8. Click OK, and then click OK again.

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