Follow the next steps to configure Freenom to your hosting/website.
First of all, login in Freenom:
Access to Freenom webpage
Insert your credentials
Here, you will learn how to create a new domain.
Click in Domains > Register a New Domain
Pick a name for your domain. .tk, .ml, .ga, .cf and .gq domains are free. Seize the opportunity!
Once the choice is done, click in Checkout
For now, we will configure the domain to forward the request to a website.
You can pick any valid address, for example:
Later, we will configure your domain to point to the hosting. You can also
choose the expiry date. When done, Click Continue
Complete the checkout, by clicking in Complete Order. Don't forget to accept the Terms & Conditions.
And then, will be shown a message with the order of your new domain.
Now it is time to configure your new domain to point to the hosting.
Click in Domains > My Domains
Find the domain that you want configure and then click in Manage Domain
Access to Management Tools > Nameservers
Select Use default nameservers and then press the button Change Nameservers.
By doing this will allow to use frenom nameservers to provide DNS resolution for your website.
Then you are redirected to the Management Domain page.
Click Manage Freenom DNS
Here your will configure your domain and submain to point to the hosting.
You can enter names that you want for subdomain, or even leave it empty
Usually you want to configure the empty subdomain and
This will allow to the users to access to your websites with addresses like
You can configure subdomains like
To do so, insert the subdomain name in the column Name, select CNAME
on the Type column, the TTL can be the default value and the
Target column should have the value
To add more subdomains, click on More Records.
When you have completed, click on Save Changes to the new settings take place.
A status message is shown and also your subdomains. You can later add more.
The domain will take some time to be working. Usually take less than 1 hour. If after 24 hours still it is not working maybe something is not configured correctly. You can contact us via email if you cannot solve the problem.
Congratulations, now you can use your new domain!!!