Step-By-Step Guide to Setting Up Your Custom Dashboard Domain with Bluehost
1. Access Bluehost:
Log into your Bluehost account.
2. Access Zone Editor:
On your account page, select 'Zone Editor'.
3. Select Desired Domain:
Find the domain you wish to use within the dropdown menu.
4. Select Record Type:
In the 'Type' field, select 'CNAME'.
5. Add Subdomain Prefix:
In the 'Name' field, add a prefix for your subdomain. The prefix is what appears before the original domain name. For example, if you were configuring the domain for dash.mydomain.com, you would input 'dash' in the 'Name' field.
6. Input Value:
In the 'Points To' field, enter 's.dashboardmode.com'.
7. Leave TTL Default:
Leave the 'TTL' field as the default option.
8. Verify and Add Record:
Check that each field is correct. Then, select 'Add Record' to finalize.
After completing these steps, refer back to the primary article to finish setting up your custom dashboard domain. Please note, changes to DNS settings can take up to 48 hours to fully propagate across the internet.