How to connect a domain name to a hosting account or a server or cpanel

(Last Updated On: February 11, 2018)

How to my domain name to hosting if I have different accounts in Namecheap

To connect a new domain to the hosting plan that you purchased with NameCheap accounts, you need to point the domain to our Web Hosting DNS nameservers. It can be easily done in your Namecheap account in the following way:

1st Account: Where I’ve purchased Domain Name

2nd Account: Where I’ve purchased hosting package from Another’s Namecheap account.

Now I will connect My domain name (Another account) to hosting plan (another account). Let’s follow me and try

1) Sign into your Namecheap account (Domain account and Hosting ). To log in both accounts please use different browsers like Google Chrome and Mozilla.

2) Select Domain List (Domain account) from the left sidebar and click the Manage button next to your domain in the list:

3) Go to Domain>  Nameservers > Custom DNS from the drop-down menu. After that, use the checkmark icon to save changes:

You have a hosting plan elsewhere and you were provided with the nameservers for your domain. Then follow this

Now let’s Go to Hosting account : 

Dashboard> Products>Manage >Cpanel

Login to Cpanel With username and password

Now scroll down to go to Domain> Addon Domains>

Now Create an addon domain by filling up your domain name:

When you have created addon domain on your hosting panel then you will see the following notification
To watch video lecture

Next lecture, We will talk about how to install WordPress in our created domain:


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