Help & FAQ Section

How can I create a sub-domain?

To create a sub-domain, please follow these steps:

  1. In your Octopoly account, go to DOMAIN NAMES and ACTIVE.
  2. Hover over the domain name for which you would like to create a sub-domain and click MANAGE on the right.
  3. Click MANAGE ZONE, in the Nameserver section on the left.
  4. Click on NEW RECORD in the panel below and select A (IPv4 Address).
  5. Enter the sub-domain name into the Host field.
  6. Enter the IP address (IPv4) in the IP Address V4 field.
  7. You can leave the Dynamic DNS and TTL value as they are.
  8. SUBMIT the record and click on SAVE ZONE.

Please note that DNS changes take up to 24 hours to be propagated throughout the entire Internet.