Just Host Web Hosting Help

Creating Sub Domains

Overview

This article will explain how to create a subdomain. Subdomains allow you host multiple websites or other services with one domain name.

What is a Subdomain

Subdomains are are attached to the front of your main domain. They usually follow the form subdomain.maindomain.com. They behave very simmilar to a normal domain. You can point them to a folder to host a website just like a normal domain name.

Creating A Subdomain

  1. Log in to your Just Host cPanel account.
  2. Click the Domains tab at the top of your account.
  3. Click On Subdomains on the submenu.
  4. Enter the desired subdomain
  5. Choose one of your Domain Names from the drop-down list
  6. Enter the Document Root, this is the folder that contains the website you want to show.
  7. Click Create
Knowledgebase Article 222,937 views bookmark tags: add addon dns domain park subdomain


Was this resource helpful?

Did this resolve your issue?


Please add any other comments or suggestions about this content:





Recommended Help Content

How do I stop people from being able to use the addon domain as a subdomain of the primary domain?
Knowledgebase Article 195,415 views tags: addon domain htaccess

How do I FTP to my addon domains and subdomains without interfering with my main account.
Knowledgebase Article 240,354 views tags: addon domain ftp

What is the difference between parked domains and addon domains?
Knowledgebase Article 191,281 views tags: add addon domain park parked

Related Help Content

Do you support wildcard subdomains or wildcard DNS entries?
Knowledgebase Article 113,595 views tags: dns domain subdomain wildcard zone

How do I setup an addon domain or parked domain in my hosting account?
Knowledgebase Article 515,266 views tags: addon domains parked

I do not want to see addon.maindomain.com. How do I do that?
Knowledgebase Article 157,450 views tags: accessible addon directory domain folders hidden htaccess inaccessible primary secondary

This article will explain how to un-assign a domain name from your account.
Knowledgebase Article 174,108 views tags: delete domain domains park parked remove unassign unpark

You need two things to have a successful website and professional email: a domain registration and a hosting account.
Knowledgebase Article 25,204 views tags: dns domain domains nameservers servers

What is an Addon domain?
Knowledgebase Article 206,915 views tags: addon domain

I tried to assign a domain through the Domain Manager, but it does not allow me to. What is wrong?
Knowledgebase Article 132,287 views tags: addon domain park parked

I have setup a pointed/addon domain, where should I upload the files for this domain?
Knowledgebase Article 158,921 views tags: addon domain pointed