How to use EasyWP with a third-party domain

If you are using Namecheap BasicDNS or PremiumDNS, then you ready to go and have nothing more to do.

If you are using one of our other DNS platforms, or an external provider, then please read the following steps to get up and running within a few minutes:

Step 1: Create a new EasyWP website using the FREE address by following the instructions provided here.

Step 2: From your domain registrar's website set up URL forwarding from your real domain (e.g., domain.com) to your EasyWP FREE address (e.g., https://blog-user.easywp.com):

  • Log in to the account of your domain (DNS) provider.
  • Find the URL forwarding option.
  • Select the domain name you would like to forward to your EasyWP website and enter your EasyWP FREE address (e.g. https://blog-user.easywp.com) as the destination URL.
  • Save the changes.

NOTE: Once the URL forwarding is set up visitors going to your real domain will be redirected to the FREE address provided with EasyWP (and it will be displayed in the address bar):



If you need help forwarding your domain to your EasyWP FREE address, please contact the registrar/DNS provider for your domain.

That's it!

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