How to create an add-on domains in cPanel

Let’s use the Addon Domain feature to add another domain name to this account by clicking on the Addon domains link.


Enter the new domain name and the directory name in your main account where this new domain will be pointing.

Then enter a password for this new addon domain

Re-enter the password again and then click on Add Domain button


Then Go Back to home icon and select the FTP accounts link, scroll down. There is an FTP account  automatically created for the new Addon Domain

How to create a default (catch-all) email account in cPanel

Once you have logged into cPanel  ,let’s learn how to set our default email address by clicking on the  default address link.


All emails sent to an address you have not defined, will go to the email address you enter here.

Enter the email address you want as your default address here . And then click the change button.




How to setup email forwarding (redirects) in cPanel

Now we will learn how  to setup an email forwarder(redirect).Click on the forwarders link.

email forwarder

There are currently no forwarders setup in this account. Lets set one by clicking the Add Forwarder button at the bottom.

Add forwarder button


Here is where you add a new email forwarder, also known as email redirect.Enter an email prefix in the box and if you have more then one domain choose the one you want to create , In the second box enter the forwarding email address.

And click on the Add Forwarder button.


New forwarder