Set up your domain with GoDaddy

If you have a domain from GoDaddy, then you need to reconfigure your DNS settings to point the domain at your Shopify store. You can set up your domain automatically using GoDaddy Connect, or set it up manually by changing the DNS settings in your GoDaddy Domain Manager.

Set up your domain automatically with GoDaddy Connect

You can automatically connect your GoDaddy domain to your Shopify store using GoDaddy Connect.

Steps:

  1. Click Connect existing domain.

  2. Enter the domain that you want to connect, such as johns-apparel.info.

  3. Click Next.

  4. Click Connect automatically:

    Connect automatically

  5. In the Sign In window, log in to your GoDaddy account.

  6. Click Connect.

Set up your GoDaddy domain manually

If you're having trouble connecting your domain automatically, then you can connect it manually from the GoDaddy website.

Steps:

  1. Log in to your GoDaddy account.

  2. In the My Products > Domains section, click Manage All.

    Manage all

  3. On the My Domains page, click Use my domain next to the domain that you want to connect:

    Use my domain

  4. In the Connect to an existing site section, click Connect.

  5. In the Online Stores section, click Shopify.

  6. Click Connect Domain.

  7. Click Verify connection in your Shopify admin to confirm that your custom domain has been connected to your store.

It can take up to 48 hours for changes to take effect.

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