Pointing a domain to EasyStore means that you already bought a domain from another domain provider and you want to set it as your store URL in EasyStore.

When you already have a domain at GoDaddy, you can point your domain to EasyStore by pointing the domain DNS Records as below :

  • A Record to our IP address [ ]

  • Set up your CNAME record [ yourdomainname.com ] without the www in front

Here we provide a step-by-step guideline for you to point the domain from GoDaddy to EasyStore

Step 1 : Kindly login to your GoDaddy account. If you already logging on to your GoDaddy account, you can click on your profile and click on "Visit My Account". 

Step 2 : You will see your domain status after logging in. Click on the 'DNS' icon to go to your DNS settings.

Step 3 : Your DNS settings will look something like this, click on the pencil icon to change your A record and CNAME.

Step 4 : Change your A Record to our IP address [ ]

Kindly ensure that there is only one A record for your exact domain name. 

Step 5 : Point your CNAME to your domain name like the screenshot below

📌 Note: the '@' on CNAME's value is the short form of your domain name. You can either enter '@' or your domain name (let's say iloveeasystore.online)

Step 6 : After you have done changing the A records and CNAME, it will look something like this.

📌 Important note: Changing DNS setting may take up to 24 hours to take effect.

Step 7 : After you have pointed your domain to EasyStore. You will need to access your EasyStore account and go to Channels > Online Store > Domains.

Step 8 : In your domain's settings, click on 'Add existing domain' under Active domain, enter your domain and click 'Confirm'.

Step 9 : Your domain will show 'Not verified' after you have added it. Click on the 'Not verified' and verify your domain.

Step 10 : After you have verified it, the status of your domain will show 'unsecured'. Click on the Edit button > Activate free SSL to secure your website. More about SSL certificate

Step 11 : Done

After you have completed all the steps above, your domain is ready to use now! 😍

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