Getting a custom blog address like www.compromath.com instead of compromath.blogspot.com and setting it up your Google Blogger (BLOGSPOT) with Namecheap domain connection is going to be simple, even if you’re not an expert.
Follow the instructions (with screenshots) of this tutorial
(A) Make sure, why you need to buy domain and setup to your Blog or Website
- Brand Value.
- Removing .blogspot subdomain from your blog address
- Blogging professionally.
(B) Make sure, Why you shouldn’t use free custom domain with .tk , .ml or
other domain extension –
- These domains aren’t permanent.
- They aren’t secure and safe.
(C) Make sure, Why you DON’T need to buy SSL for Blogger –
- Blogger provides FREE SSL with any Domain Name.
- Purchasing additional SSL conflicts domain setup
Where to purchase Domain Name for Blogger
You can purchase your preferred domain name from any domain providers that
provide full control panel to update settings of
DNS Records, A-Records, CNAME etc.
Here are some recommended providers –
Why NameCheap is recommended for Blogger
I have connected a lot of domain for my owns and clients and I have found
NameCheap is the best for connecting, managing domains for Blogger and other
CMS as well as.
How to Register Domain to NameCheap for Blogger
To register your custom domain to connect to your Blogger/BLOGSPOT blog, just
continue the following steps.
Search Domain Availability.
Because all of the domain names aren’t available.
Someone like you may have already purchased. Therefore, do not panic if
you cannot find your desired domain name. You can twist with alphabets or
Select Available Domain and Add to Cart.
Make Payment to Confirm Order.
If you don’t have any NameCheap account, you need to create to
confirm order. And you will get receipt of your order in your
How to Connect Registered Domain to Blogger
It is simple. Here are 11 Steps to connect any custom domain to Blogger Blog
- Go to Blogger Dashboard ⇾ Settings
Scroll Down to Publishing and select
Put your domain name (with
www) and Click on Save. Blogger
doesn’t allow custom domain without
wwwin this setting. But
you can redirect your domain without
wwwlater in this settings (I will show).
You will see a box will appeared with some warnings.
We have not been able to verify your authority to this domain. On your domain registrar's website, locate your Domain Name System (DNS) settings and enter the following two CNAMEs: (Name: www, Destination: ghs.google.com) and (Name: xxxxxxx, Destination: gv-xxxxxxx.dv.googlehosted.com). See https://support.google.com/blogger/answer/1233387 for detailed instructions.
But it is actually instructions to connect your domain to
SL. Name Destination 1. www xxxxxxx 2. ghs.google.com gv-xxxxxxx.dv.googlehosted.com
Here we need marked information to save and will use in Namecheap
Advanced DNS settings.
- Don’t try to save now. Keep it as it now and continue the next step.
Now, Go to
NameCheap Dashboard and you will get a dashboard like this. Click on
Click on Advanced DNS.
Perform 1 & 2 tasks and click on
ADD NEW RECORD.
Add the following CNAME, A Records one-by-one and
Save All Changes.
SL. Type Host Value TTL 1. CNAME www ghs.google.com 1 min 2. CNAME xxxxxxx
1 min 3. A Record @ 18.104.22.168 1 min 4. A Record @ 22.214.171.124 1 min 5. A Record @ 126.96.36.199 1 min 6. A Record @ 188.8.131.52 1 min
Note: Update the
red-marked value with yours.
Wait 2/3 minutes. Then go to Blogger Dashboard Tab from your browser and
Click on Save now.
It will either save or show warnings not to save but don’t panic.
Try again after few minutes. You don’t need to change any
After Saving, enable these features one-by-one.
It will take few minutes to hours to update and activate your added
custom domain. In this time if you try to visit your new domain, you may
see browser errors like below –
Don’t panic. You don’t need to do anything. Just wait. It will
automatically connect your domain successfully.