How to setup Custom Domain in blogger from Godaddy

When you create a blog in blogger, you will get Subdomain name like www.problogtech.com problogtech.blogspot.com as your blog address. You should not blog on this subdomain name for a long time because it has many disadvantages from reader and SEO perspective as well.

How to add Custom Domain to Blogger Godaddy

How to add Custom Domain to Blogger

How to add Custom Domain to Blogger

Therefore use a custom domain name from the day1.
In this blog post, I’ll explain How to setup Custom Domain name from the GoDaddy
1. Go to blogger.com and login
2. Select the blog you want to add Custom domain name if you have more than one Blog associated with that email Id.
3.In your Dashboard, Click on settings, and Basic
4.In the Blog, Address column clicks on Setup a third party URL for your blog.
How to add Custom Domain to Blogger

How to add Custom Domain to Blogger

5. Enter the Domain name you have purchased and click on save.
It shows an error like; we have not been able to verify your authority to this domain.
Below that error, It shows two Name fields and Destination fields
The next step is you have to verify your authority to this Domain using these fields.
Copy the Name, Label, Host field, and Destination, Target, Points To fields to NotePad or something.
6. Go to Godaddy.com and log in with your account
7.Click on Manage next to Domains.
8. Click on the Domain name you want to add it to your blog (if you have purchased more than one)
9. Click on DNS Zone file and click on Classic DNS manager.
10. In the Host column, click on Quick Add for 4 times and It opens empty tabs like this.
11. In the left column, enter @ in each box.
12. In the right column, enter the Ip Address of blogger.
The Ip Address of blogger is
216.239.32.21
216.239.34.21
216.239.36.21
216.239.38.21
13. After entering the above address in the right boxes click on save changes.
14. In the CName(Alias) column, you need to paste the CName details found in the blogger dashboard.
15. Copy the Name field www and Paste it in the left tab( Click on the Pencil Icon to open a new tab) of the CName Column.
Copy the Destination field ghs.google.com and paste it on the right tab.
16.Open new tab in CName column
Copy the second name field(below www) and paste it into the left box.
Copy the Destination field and( below ghs.google) and Paste it on the Right box.
Remember Name field and Destination field must be in the same row.
That’s it. Please share your questions via the comments section.

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