Creating Email Accounts for Add-on/Subdomains

To create email accounts for your addon/subdomain accounts you’ll need to use your cPanel account to first create the appropriate addon/subdomains.  Once setup  head to Home > Email > Email Accounts.     There you can create the email account for the appropriate subdomain.  Be sure to choose the appropriate addon/subdomain from the dropdown menu.…

How Many Add-on Domains Can I Have?

The amount of addon domains you can have will vary depending on the plan and package that you have.  The four main tiers are as follows: Shared Business Cloud Dedicated   Shared and Business Hosting In the Shared and Business tiers you have three more options to determine the number of addon domains available.  They are:…

How Can I Make Another Domain Redirect to My Primary Domain?

In cPanel you’re able to set up any necessary redirects through a simple submission form.  Head to your cPanel account, Home > Domains > Redirects.     Follow these instructions to complete the form and properly setup a domain redirect to your primary domain:   Select Permanent (301) Select the domain you want redirected from…

Why is a Subdomain Created for Every Add-on Domain?

Addon Domains create create subdomains, as this is how cPanel handles the creation of Addon Domains.  An addon domain is technically a parked domain on the subdomain that is created, when looking at it in reference to Apache VirtualHost entries.  The addons work and function like subdomains but to all those looking in from the outside…

Creating an Addon Domain

By creating an addon domain, you can control multiple domains from a single account. This allows you to host multiple websites at once without affecting the other domains in your account, as the addon domain has it’s own directory.   Each addon domain will appear in the file structure like a primary domain.  All independent…

Understanding Addon and Parked Domains

What’s the Difference Between Addon Domains and Parked Domains? Sometimes customers don’t understand the difference between addon and parked domains, although they are quite different. One will allow you to have another domain/site on your account, while the other just forwards readers to the main site.   What is an Addon Domain?     An…

Viewing Email Accounts

Viewing email accounts for your domain in cPanel is done in the Email Accounts section. How do I view email accounts in cPanel? cPanel allows you to view the email accounts that are currently set up in the system by performing the following steps: Go to the Email section on the cPanel home page Select…

Help for Using the CloudFlare Plugin

What is the CloudFlare Plugin Used for? CloudFlare is a caching reverse proxy with CDN-like properties that allow it to provide the following features. The CloudFlare plugin can:   Increase security and repel attacks on your website Improve performance by adapting Add applications to websites Show deep analysis from requests to website Automatically configure itself by…