Using a Custom Domain Name

Note: You may find support asking for an IP Address to attach the domain name. We use CNames to attach domain names because using IP Addresses means a systems servers must remain the same and ours do not and flux with incoming traffic and other updates. To ensure domain names always work, please use a cname to attach the domain to your site. 🙂

Step 1: Point Your Domain to Your Carrot Website

Sign into your Carrot Account page and click the green box to “add a custom domain.”


Scroll down and enter your domain name on Step 2, then hit Save Custom Domain to save changes.


Step 2: Update Your Registrar’s DNS Settings

Pick your specific domain registrar below: