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A question about the additional domain and parked domains

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by prog85, Aug 24, 2012.

  1. prog85

    prog85 Registered

    Aug 24, 2012
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    Hello Friends!
    I wonna ask you
    I have to change my domain name.
    I know how to make redirect and change robots.txt
    But other things I do not know well:
    1). Do I have to add my new domain name (which will be the main name) as a parked domain name or as an additional domain name.
    2). What should I do with hosting folders? Where do I have to put the files with redirect (.htaccess) to the new domain? Because I need to have redirect from every page of old domain (which is in the search engines database) to the corresponding page on the new domain.
  2. cPanelMichael

    cPanelMichael Technical Support Community Manager Staff Member

    Apr 11, 2011
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    Hello :)

    It depends on the purpose of the new domain name. Parked domain names are documented at:

    Parked Domains

    Addon domain names are documented at:

    Addon Domains

    Please review these documents to determine which time of domain name best suites it's purpose.

    Thank you.
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