Shopify is a cloud-based e-commerce platform that lets you start and manage your business. Since this is cloud-based it gives you the flexibility to access and run your business anywhere with an internet connection.
Just like other platforms, Shopify also provides a free domain name i.e. yourshopname.myshopify.com. However, you are still free to connect your Vodien registered domain with your Shopify account.
If you’ve registered a domain with Vodien, you can easily connect it to your Shopify by doing these two things:
|Note: This guide will only work for Vodien registered domain using Vodien’s name servers: |
Click this linked guide to check and update your name servers via Vodien account manager before mapping your domain with Shopify.
Step 1: Map Your Vodien Domain
Here’s how you can map your domain name on Shopify:
Step 1. Log in to your Shopify account.
Step 2. On the left under Sales Channel, click Online Store.
Step 3. Click Domains.
Step 4. From the Domains page, click Connect existing domain link.
Step 5. Type your Vodien registered domain under the Domain field and click Next.
You will be redirected to Connect existing domain. Under Connecting your domain, click View Instructions. It will then take you to Shopify’s instructions page providing your A and CNAME records. You may then proceed to step 2.
Step 2: Update Your DNS Records
Once you have your DNS records on hand, click this linked guide on how to manage your DNS records via your Vodien account manager or Hosting Manager.