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How to Change the Main Domain Name for WordPress Site

Choosing the right domain name for your website is crucial as it will serve as your main identification on the web. You need to make sure that you choose one that is short, concise, and easy-to-remember. It is also ideal that you use words that can describe the type of business you have or the products and services you offer. You need to choose carefully.

You can easily change your main domain name through your Account Manager. First thing that you need to do is add another domain to your WordPress site. If you want to know how, click here.

Once you have already added a secondary domain, here’s what you need to do:

Step 1. Click Sign Up / Log In at the top of this page.
Step 2. Ensure that Account Manager is selected.
Step 3. Enter your username and password. Click Log In.
Step 4. Click on the Visit My Account button.
Step 5. Click on Web Hosting from the menu bar at the top of the page.
Step 6. Click on the domain name that is registered to Wordpress Hosting.
Step 7. On the WordPress Hosting page, scroll down to find the tab that has your domain name on it. Click the [ v ] arrow located at the right side of the tab.
Step 8. Click the Domains tab and click the three-lined icon located on the right hand side of the domain name you wish to set as Primary.
How to Change the main domain name for WordPress Site Step 7
Step 9. On the drop-down box, click Set domain to Primary.
How to Change the main domain name for WordPress Site Step 8

Congratulations! You just changed your main domain name for your WordPress site.

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