In this article :
1. What is point domain?
Point domain means you point your existing custom domain which was purchased through another 3rd party domain provider to your store so that the domain will show your store when visitors visit this domain.
If your domain is purchased through Exabytes, GoDaddy, Namecheap or Shinjiru, you may refer to the articles below for a more specific guide:
2. How to point domain?
Step 1 : Log in to your domain panel > enter the page where you can manage your DNS setting. If you don't know where to log in, please contact your domain provider or you may request them to change the A record and set up CNAME for you.
Step 2 : Follow the setting below to point your domain
Please point to 188.8.131.52
Point to yourdomainname.com (without the www in front)
Please refer to the steps in this help article to obtain the TXT Records
📌 Note :
TTL means how long the server should cache the information ( usually left as default ).
Changing DNS could take up to 24 hours to take effect
Step 3 : Go to EasyStore Admin > Channels > Online Store > Domains > under Active domains > Add existing domain
Step 4 : Insert your domain name > Confirm
3. Verify and secure your domain
Once done, your domain settings will look like below. Kindly allow up to 24 hours for the domain to be verified and goes online
Once the domain is verified and online, your domain status will become Unsecured.
Click on the Edit button > Activate free SSL to secure your website. More about SSL certificate
and you are done!
💡 Tips : You can have a glance on your
Domain verification status
SSL activation status
SSL expiry date
at Channels > Online Store > Domains > Edit
4. Set your domain as primary
The primary domain is the main address for your website
Step 1 : Channels > Online Store > Domains > Active domains > Click Edit beside the primary domain
Step 2 : Check Set as primary domain > Save.
Step 3 : Your primary domain will be here
💡Tips: You can also redirect the rest of domains to the primary domain by Click Edit beside the domain > redirect to primary
Register and purchase a new domain name through EasyStore