How to create an add-on domain in cPanel

This demo assumes you've already logged in to cPanel

Now let's use the Addon Domain feature to add another domain name to this account

1) Click Addon Domains

2) Enter the new domain name here

There are currently no add-on domains listed.  Let's create one

3) Enter the directory name in your main account where this new domain will be pointing

4) Click Generate Password

5) Click Use Password

6) Make a note of the password and click Close

7) Click Add Domain

That's it!  The new add-on domain has been created, and it's website files should be uploaded to the directory

A new FTP account has also been created for this add-on domain!  Let's go back and take a look....

8) Click Home

Scroll down

9) Click FTP Accounts

There it is!  The new FTP account that was automatically created for the new add-on domain,

10) Click Home

Scroll down

11) Click Addon Domains

Removing addon domains from your account is very easy. Let's remove this add-on domain from the account

12) Click Remove

13) Then click Yes

The add-on domain has been removed, as well as the FTP account that was setup for it

This is the end of the tutorial.  You now know how to setup add-on domains in your account