How to add a custom subdomain to Blogger without primary domain

You can add a subdomain on Blogger as an independent domain. And not just that. You can also use the WWW and HTTPS (ssl) options for that subdomain, same as with a primary domain.

Configure domain in Blogger.

  • Go to blogger and add your www.subdomain.domain.com.
  • Uncheck “Redirect domain.com to www.subdomain.domain.com”
  • Copy and save in a text 2 cnames because they are required for configuration in the Domain Registrar.
  • Click Save.

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Now, go to your domain registrar and configure your subdomain for use with Blogger.

The configuration method varies depending on the domain registrar. We are taking this as an example Namecheap.com.

  • Go to namecheap.com.
  • From Dashboard select the domain for which you want to create a subdomain to use with blogger.
  • Click Manage, then Advanced DNS.
  • Under HOST RECORDS click add new record, select CNAME Record.
  • In HOST field enter www.subdomain, in the target field enter: gv-xxxxxxxxxx.dv.googlehosted.com. Click Save.
  • Follow same method to add second CNAME provided by Blogger. (Replace www.subdomain and xxxxxxx with your own)

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