Parked domains are used to point the new domain name to a different domain. To give an example, if we have imhsupport.com and we want imhsupport.net to display the same website, we'd set it up as a parked domain.

Adding a Parked Domain to cPanel:

  1. Login to cpanel.
  2. Under Domains click the Parked Domains button.
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  3. Enter the domain name you want to add, in the Create a New Parked Domain section. Then click the Add Domain button.
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    You will then see a message stating: "The parked domain example.com has been successfully created for you."

It can take up to 24 hours for a Parked domain to show up on the web, or propagate.


Please check the next article on Creating a Subdomain in cPanel. If you missed our previous article, please see the Adding an Add-on Domain in cPanel tutorial. For more information on this course please visit Managing your Domains in cPanel.

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