Steps to Manage or Create parked domains in cPanel

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The domains that you own but that do not contain any content is parked domains. You can use parked domains to hold a domain that is for sale or redirect traffic to another domain. You must register a parked domain name before visitors can access it. Now let’s go straight into the steps to Manage or Create parked domains in cPanel.

Create a New Parked Domain (Alias)

To add a parked domain, perform the following steps:
  • Log into cPanel account
  • Click the Parked Domains icon
  • Enter the name of the domain that you wish to park in the available text box.
  • Click Add Domain

To open the parked domain’s home directory with the File Manager (Home >> Files >> File Manager), click the link under Document Root that corresponds to the parked domain that you would like to view.

Note:

You will see Aliases in place of Parked domain in the Domain section if its an updated version of cPanel. They are same thing, but simply named with a different term.

Enable or disable parked domain redirection

To enable or disable redirection of a parked domain, perform the following steps:

  • Click the Manage Redirection link that corresponds to the parked domain that you wish to manage.
  • If you wish to redirect the domain, enter the link to which you wish to redirect the parked domain in the available text box.
  • Click Save.

To disable the redirect, click Disable Redirection.

Remove parked domains

To remove an existing parked domain, perform the following steps:

  • Click the Remove link which corresponds to the parked domain that you would like to remove.
  • Click Yes to confirm that you wish to remove the parked domain.
  • To keep the parked domain, click No.

Remember:

We strongly suggest that you create a full account backup before you perform any such operations.

Search parked domains

To search through existing parked domains, perform the following steps:

  • Enter the search criteria into the Search text box.
  • Click Go.

If you need any assistance on this feel free to Contact  us  and stay tuned for more in the next blog post! Cheers.

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