How to Setup Bigrock Custom Domain on Blogger
As you might have read our previous article on How to Earn From Home Without Any Investment, we had mentioned Blogging on the number one point and this tutorial is going to help you for that. Setting up a custom domain on blogger is very easy and it doesn’t take more than 5-10 minutes to complete the process. We all know that Blogger is a platform by Google which is free of cost and doesn’t cost anything, which means you are free from any Web-Hosting fees that you pay on a monthly basis.
Blogger is very fast in terms of accessing and the images that you upload are stored through the mean of CDN which signifies as content delivery network (CDN) which is a system of distributed networks and delivers the content of the article to the user based on the geographic location, this makes the access to the website very quickly.
Bigrock is a domain registrar based in India that provides domains for a very reasonable rate, that is why we have picked Bigrock and are going to write this tutorial to set up the custom domain on blogger for free.
How To Set Up Bigrock Custom Domain On Blogger
- Open your bigrock domain manage account
- Now navigate to the domains by going to Account and then click on list orders from menu bar and then click on the domain name which you want to use
- After that navigate to the DNS Management of your domain name
- Then create A Records of domain by using Add A Records and you have to create 4 different A records using this IP one by one.39.32.21
Leave name column blank use above IP in Destination IPv4 Address and use TTL value 28800.
After creating 4 different A Records now time is to Cname for your domain
Go to Cname records column tab and click on Add Cname record
www in the Name box and put Value ghs.google.com and TTL 28800 and save your cname record.
Now all the steps are completed here to set the domain for blogger. now time is to confirm your identity and to verify your authority on both domains and also blogs follow fellow step
Domain Setup and Blog verification
- Log in your blogger account and select your blog where you want to set domain name
- Go to Setting Tab >> Then Basic >> Publishing Blog Address >> Add Custom Domain name >> Switch To Advance Settings now type your domain name in the box and click on save button.
- Then your blog asks you to verify authority on that domain name. Now you have to create another cname record in Domain DNS to verify.
- Simply add cname as we have done for adding www and ghs.google.com, no need to create it again. Create cname only using verification codes
- First code in the Name box and Second long code in Value Box of Cname and add TTL 28800.
Now, after following all above steps carefully, it may take few hours to updates DNS settings and blog verification. After few hours add domain name again by switching custom settings in your blogs.