Domain Pricing

Current GreenGeeks domain pricing. Information on purchasing a domain name and adding it to your account, and transferring a domain to GreenGeeks. Browse all domain-related articles.

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2013 ICANN Changes

As of January 1st, 2013, GreenGeeks/eNom/ICANN began requiring complete WHOIS data for all gTLD domain name registrations. There are two methods customers use to send us this data – explicit information or default Billing Contact data. If you are sending us explicit contact information, you need to ensure the Registrant, Admin, and Tech fields are […]

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How Do I Set the Name Servers for My Domain?

This article will show you how to set the nameservers for your domain purchased from (or transferred to) GreenGeeks. Log in to your GreenGeeks Account Manager. Click the “My Domains” link in the navigation menu, then click the “My Domains” link in the drop-down. Click the “View Details” button for the domain you are working […]

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How to Remove or Delete a Parked (Alias) Domain

Note that older versions of cPanel used the term, “Parked Domains” rather than “Aliases.” Functionally they are the same thing. Only the name has changed. To remove an existing Alias domain, log in to your GreenGeeks Account Manager and go to cPanel by clicking the “cPanel Login” button in the “Quick Server Login” section. In […]

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Private Nameservers

What Are Private Nameservers? Private name servers are your own DNS name servers, for example, ns1.ggexample.com and ns2.ggexample.com. What Are the Benefits of Private Nameservers? The benefits are mainly in branding; there are no technical benefits. If you prefer not to use private name servers, you can use the anonymous name servers ns1.websitehostserver.net and ns2.websitehostserver.net. What […]

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How Do I Change DNS for MX, CNAME, and A Records?

You can change or add MX, CNAME, and A Records in cPanel. Note: Incorrect DNS entries can disrupt the services related to your domain name. Use of the DNS Zone Editor is not recommended for anyone unfamiliar with DNS settings. If you are unsure of how to make a specific change in your zone records, please […]

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Domain Transfer Instructions (Transfer in To GreenGeeks)

To transfer a domain name to the GreenGeeks registrar, a few requirements must be met. Before you proceed with a domain transfer make sure you have verified that each item in this list is configured as required. Has the domain been registered for at least 60 days? A domain is not eligible for transfer until […]

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What Are the GreenGeeks Name Servers (DNS)?

The GreenGeeks name server (DNS) settings are: Primary: chi-ns1.greengeeks.com (99.198.112.83) Secondary: chi-ns2.greengeeks.com (69.175.59.162) Changing the DNS settings for your domain name at the registrar where you purchased the domain is typically a fairly simple process. The registrar should have a control panel where you can change the name servers for a domain. The setting is often […]

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What Is – and How Do I Set up – an Addon Domain?

The Addon Domain function in cPanel allows you to host additional domains on your GreenGeeks account. Each Addon domain appears as a separate web site to your visitors. When setting up an Addon domain, you must be able to change the name server settings for that domain to use GreenGeeks’ name servers. The website files for […]

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Enable or Disable Addon Domain Redirection

Log in to your GreenGeeks Account Manager and go to cPanel by clicking the “cPanel Login” button in the “Quick Server Login” section. In the “DOMAINS” section, click the “Addon Domains” link or icon. Click the “Manage Redirection” link corresponding to the Addon domain you wish to manage. Enter the URL that you would like […]

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