How to Add an Addon Domain in cPanel
Add an Addon Domain in Cpanel account in CPanel or any other Hosting (Godaddy, Hiox India, Big Rock, Hostgator, In Motion etc) may include the ability to host many websites depending on your hosting package. If you are unfamiliar with the package you are on you can decide/figure out how many addon domains you can have in cPanel. Click on the graphic at right in order to see the addon domain stats. You can get more about your server from the cPanel stats like PHP version, MySQL version, Subdomains, MySQL (Database) used and Addon Domains more.
Add an Addon Domain from cPanel
Step 1: Once you are logged into your cPanel account, select “Addon Domain” under the “Domains” section:
Step 2: Next, you will need to fill out the details of the add-on domain:
|New Domain Name:||Enter the domain name you are adding to your cPanel.|
|Subdomain / Ftp Username:||When adding a new domain to your account, cPanel automatically configures an additional FTP user for this domain. While most users don’t need or use this account, cPanel requires that you enter an FTP username to continue.|
|Document Root:||The document root is the directory where the files for this website will be located. The default directory for new domains is public_html/NewDomain|
|Password||The password you enter here is the FTP password for the FTP user mentioned above. As previously stated, most users don’t use this new FTP account, but cPanel requires that you enter a password here.|
|Password (Again):||Enter the above password again to ensure you are typing it correctly.|
step 3: Once you are finished filling in the details, select the “Add Domain” button.