How To Create an addon domain

How To Create an addon domain

To create an addon domain, perform the following steps:

1 – Open cPanel (yourdomain/cpanel).

2 – Click on (Addon Domains) from Domains section.

3 – Enter the new addon domain’s name in the New Domain Name text box. When you enter the domain name, cPanel automatically populates the Subdomain and Document Root text boxes.

4 – To create multiple addon domains with the same username and different extensions (for example, and ), manually enter a unique username in the Subdomain text box.

5 – To choose a document root other than the automatically populated value, manually enter the directory name in the Document Root text box.

6 – To create an FTP account for the new addon domain, select the Create an FTP account associated with this Addon Domain checkbox.

If you select this checkbox, additional settings will appear:

  • cPanel automatically populates the FTP Username text box. To select a different FTP account username, manually enter the desired username.
  • Enter and confirm the new password in the appropriate text boxes.

7 – Click Add Domain.