The following article describes how to add and manage a subdomain from your customer area.
What is a subdomain?
Subdomains are the part of a domain that comes before the main domain name.
magic.fr is a domain
www.magic.fr is a sub-domain
support.magic.fr is also a sub-domain
order.magic.com is also a sub-domain
You can use all kind of letters from A to Z, numbers from 0 to 9 and the hyphen (-). The name must begin and end with a letter or a number. Blank space is definitely not allowed.
why do you need a subdomain ?
A subdomain allows to shorten URL when it is too long.
It allows websites to separate and organize content for a specific function, such as a blog or an online store.
For international companies, subdomains are used to create different language versions of a website such as en.yoursite.com or fr.yoursite.com, and even a mobile version like m.yoursite.com.
You can also use subdomains for geographical locations. For example london.yoursite.com, newyork.yoursite.com, paris.yoursite.com, etc.
For private use, you can use your first or last name as a subdomain.
A subdomain URL will allow you to tie in keywords relevant to your site, which is a great opportunity for you to improve SEO rankings based on those keywords.
On the dashboard, click Domain in the left menu, or the shortcut.
Panel displays domains and sub-domains list.
Click ACTIONS button, then Add Subdomain.
If you do not see Add Subdomain action, then either your domain has expired, or it does not have our DNS servers.
You can also click the domain name in the list, then button ADD SUBDOMAIN.
Write down subdomain name and click OK.
Subdomain is added successfully.
Still on your panel dashboard, left menu Domains. All domains and subdomains will be listed. Go on the subdomain ACTIONS button.
If domains list is long, you can click on the domain name, and view all his linked subdomains. ACTIONS menu is viewed once again.
Still on your panel dashboard, left menu Domains. Search for the subdomain, click ACTIONS button then View Summary.
Subdomain status is displayed. You can manage its DNS records, or deletet it.
Still on your panel dashboard, left menu Domains. Search for the subdomain, click ont it, then tik DELETE button.
Confirm subdomain removal.
Subdomain is deleted successfully.
Manage DNS records
Still on your panel dashboard, left menu Domains. Search for the subdomain, tik ACTIONS button then Manage DNS Records.
ADD NEW RECORD button allows you to add various DNS records for the subdomain.
Follow this support link steps.