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Adding an Extra Domain in cPanel – SiteSkyline Hosting

Introduction: Congratulations on purchasing a new domain! If you are a SiteSkyline Hosting user, this article will guide you through the process of adding an extra domain to your cPanel account. By following these steps, you’ll be able to manage multiple domains conveniently from a single hosting platform.

Step-by-Step Guide: Adding an Extra Domain in cPanel

  1. Accessing SiteSkyline cPanel:
  2. Navigating to the Hosting Service:
    • After logging in, locate and select the hosting service associated with the domain you want to add.
    • This will redirect you to the cPanel dashboard.
  3. Locating the Domain Option:
    • Inside the cPanel dashboard, look for the “Domains” section.
    • Click on the “Domains” option to expand the menu.
  4. Creating a New Domain:
    • From the expanded “Domains” menu, click on the “Create New Domain” option.
    • This will take you to the domain creation page.
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  5. Adding the Domain Address:
    • On the domain creation page, enter the address of your new domain in the designated field.
    • Make sure to input the domain name correctly (e.g., mynewdomain.com).
  6. Unchecking “Share Domain Root”:
    • To isolate your new domain from other domains on the hosting service, uncheck the “Share Domain Root” option.
    • This ensures that the domain has its own separate root directory.
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  7. Submitting the Changes:
    • Double-check the domain address and settings you’ve entered.
    • Once you’re satisfied, click the “Submit” button to save your changes.
  8. Linking the New Domain to Relevant Sections:
    • After adding the new domain in cPanel, you may want to link it to different sections or services within SiteSkyline.
    • For domains that are not hosted on SiteSkyline, you can refer to our documentation on Understanding SiteSkyline Nameservers and IP Address for instructions on configuring DNS settings.

Conclusion: Adding an extra domain to your cPanel account in SiteSkyline Hosting is a straightforward process. By following the steps outlined in this article, you can efficiently manage multiple domains within a unified hosting environment. If you have any further questions or encounter any issues, please don’t hesitate to reach out to our support team for assistance.