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Setup custom domain into blogger blog with Namecheap

Today we discuss How to setup a custom domain to blogger blog with Name cheap.

Are you planning for setup custom domain behalf of the domain? So are you looking for How to setup a third party custom domain for your blogger blog? or Do you interest to know more about that topic? then today that article is for you.
How to add custom domain to blogger blog with Namecheap

Most of the bloggers start their blogging life with blogger Blog Spot platform. Because they can create and maintain that blogger blog without any charges. As we know that blogger is a free and oldest blogging platform maintained by Google. That acquired in 2003. For start a blogger blog you only you to sign up with your standard Google Account. Blogger take care of all the technical heavy lifting, allowing bloggers to just focus on create content. That offers a quick and easy way to create a blog for non-tech savvy users. Only you needed to setup a domain name to start your blog. then google offer a domain facility as a subdomain. Also they offer a free hosting facility.

As a free blogger you have to work with a subdomain name like, Most of bloggers don’t familiar with that subdomain, So they try to set up their own domain for their blogger blog. Also for Earnings and SEO purpose they like to move to custom domain. So if you want to remove   .blogspot from your blogger blog’s URL then you have to purchase a domain name from any domain register company and setup it for your blogger blog website. But for that you have to make some cost. (10 – 15$ per year)

If you are searching for a good domain register company then, my best recommended is Namecheap. Namecheap is one of the Biggest and popular domain register company that having millions of customers and serving them reliable let see How to setup custom domain to blogger blog with name cheap.

If already purchased a Domain name from namecheap its okay.  If isn’t Go to and type your dreamy domain name and purchase it. Then let see how to link your domain to your blogger blog. You need to follow several simple steps.

Setup 01. Blogger  setting set up

Step 01-  Sign into your blogger blog, click on the name of your blog you wish to set up a domain to;

Step 02 – Go to Blogger blog dashboard >> Go to Setting tab >> Choose Basic 

Step 03-  Under the Publishing section, click on the link + Set up a third-party URL for your blog
 Once you click on the (+ Set up a third-party URL for your blog) link you will see your Third party domain settings. Here you need to type your domain name that you purchased. with If you don’t type www. You will face an error >>
“Blogs may not be hosted at naked domains (ex: Please add a top-level domain ( or subdomain (”

So keeping mind that you should type your domain name begin with www. (or any subdomain) in order to work properly. Then input the domain name and click on save button.

How to setup a custom domain to blogger blog with Namecheap

Setup 02. Changing DNS record in Namecheap control panel.

Step 04 - Once you add your purchased domain name to blogger domain settings, Your page will be Refresh and will show you an error message “We have not been able to verify your authority to this domain. error XX”. Don’t worry. This means you are doing it right! Then, you will see two CNAME records which should be created in your domain’s Host records;

How to setup a custom domain to blogger blog with Namecheap

Each CNAME is composed of two parts - “Name, Label or Host” and “Destination, Target or Points to”.

*The first CNAME is the same for everyone, Name being “www” and Destinations “”
*The second CNAME is particular to your blog and your Google Account, and that is different for each person/blogger.
Keep that provided two DNS info codes (CNAME settings) handy. Because you will need it later. (For Step 07)
Now you have to create necessary records for your domain in your Namecheap account.

Step 05- Sign into your Namecheap account >> Select Domain list and click the Manage button next to your domain;

Step 06- When you go to the page for your chosen domain, click the Advanced DNS tab and find the Host records section (you will see that there are already two entry records. Delete them. >> then click on the ADD NEW RECORD button.

Step 07- In here you will need to add 6 DNS host records, that given by blogger servers for your domain in namecheap account.

-  CNAME for www mapped to

    Add CName Record Type, Host is “www “, Value is “” and TTL is “Automatic

-  CNAME with values provided in the Blogger account

   Need to add one more CName Record type, Host is “Provide in the last row of your blogger domain setting “, the value is “it is    also provided at last row” and TTL is “Automatic “. (the second CNAME with values provided in the blogger account that  collected in Step 04)

- A Records for @ pointing to  
      Add A Records Type, Host is “@ “, Value is “add below 4 codes in each 4 lines” and TTL is “Automatic

How to setup a custom domain to blogger blog with Namecheap

Step 08 – After the all details are inserted, save them using the SAVE ALL CHANGES green button.

*Before you move onto the final step, wait about some time (30 minutes) for newly created host records to take effect. If you attempt the final step before your settings are activated, a warning message will show up in your blogger account.

After your settings have been activated, you need to make sure Blogger knows about your custom domain so that Google can direct your readers to your blogger blog.

Step 09 – Go back to your blog settings. Back to Settings >> Basic under Publishing, make sure your new custom domain is still in the 3rd party setting. If not repeat Step 03. >> Click Save button.

Step 10 – Almost there! If settings are correct, you will be able to see your new custom domain in settings >> Blog Address >> Click the Edit link beside your custom domain and check “Redirect to and click Save.

How to add custom domain to blogger blog with Namecheap

Finally, you move from to  So now you have your own domain name behalf of domain.

Ok. then i think that article will help you to setup a your custom domain to blogger blog with Namecheap.
Happy Blogging...😀

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