If you are currently using WordPress for your website and wants to use your domain name with it, you need to connect your domain name with WordPress name servers. Before you proceed with the instructions below on how to map your registered Vodien domain with WordPress, please take note of the following information:
- Domain must be registered with Vodien
Step 1. Log in to your WordPress account.
Step 2. Locate Domain and click “Add” button.
Step 3. Select “Already own a domain”.
Step 4. Enter your Vodien registered domain name and click “Add”.
Step 5. If you do not have a WordPress premium account yet, you will be asked to upgrade. However, if you already have one, proceed in updating your name servers.
Step 6. Log in to your Account Manager.
Step 7. Click ‘Domains’.
Step 8. Choose the domain that you wish to update name servers.
Step 9. Locate External Editor Name Servers and click the ‘ Manage Nameservers’ button.
Step 10. Enter the new name servers:
Step 11. Click “Submit”.
Once done, please allow 12-24 hours for global DNS propagation to fully complete. Please note that all data associated with the domain name such as emails and website created with Vodien will no longer be online upon modification of name servers.
If you are using emails with Vodien, do the following:
- Go to your WordPress account.
- Edit DNS records.
- Enter your MX record: mail.domain.com (replace domain.com with your actual domain name). Priority number is 0.
If emails are hosted with another provider, kindly contact them what your MX record is and change the DNS in your WordPress account.
Do not hesitate to contact our support team if you have further questions.