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How to Setup a Subdomain Using cPanel

What is a Subdomain? A subdomain is the use of an existing domain with a prefix change of the www to another title.  This creates another website that contains it’s own unique content without an entirely new domain needed to be created.  Assuming you own the domain already, a subdomain looks like mail.example.com or blog.example.com. … Read More…

Why Is A Subdomain Created For Every Add-on Domain?

Addon Domains 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 (your … Read More…