Set up your domain with 1and1.com

If you purchased a domain from 1and1.com, you can use it for your BitBlox Landing Page by following a process called domain/subdomain mapping. In this process, you’ll change a few settings in your 1and1.com account to tell the domain/subdomain where to point.

Set up your domain with 1and1.com

  1. Log in to your 1and1.com account

  2. In Your domain section, click Manage Domain

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  3. In the Domains page, click Edit DNS Settings

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  4. Scroll down to A/AAAA and CNAME Records section, click Other IP address (also valid for Managed Cloud Hosting)

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  5. In the box to the right of IPv4 Address, enter BitBlox’s IP address 162.243.77.151. Leave any other boxes blank

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  6. Scroll down and click Save

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  7. In the Domains page, click Create Subdomain

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  8. In the Create Subdomain box, enter www

  9. Click Create Subdomain

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  10. In your BitBlox account, click Edit Page on your landing page

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  11. Open the Sidebar and click the Settings icon

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  12. Click Settings tab and then click 3rd Party Domain tab

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  13. In the Domain Name box, enter the full domain name you want to link (ex: mylandingpage.com), and then click Connect Domain button

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  14. After you’ve claimed your domain, a new panel will be opened with the records from your provider domain account (it can take up to 48 hours for changes to take effect)

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  15. If your records are entered correctly, the Current Data will be green

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    Note

    After you’ve claimed your domain, it can take up to 48 hours for changes to take effect. If it takes more than 48 hours, you should contact your custom domain provider.

Set up your subdomain with 1and1.com

  1. Log in to your 1and1.com account

  2. In Your domain section, click Manage Domain

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  3. In the Domains page, click Create Subdomain

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  4. In the Create Subdomain box, enter subdomain prefix (if you picked promo.mydomain.com as your sudomain, enter promo)

  5. Click Create Subdomain

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  6. In the Domains page, click Edit DNS Settings

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  7. Scroll down to A/AAAA and CNAME Records, click Other IP address (also valid for Managed Cloud Hosting)

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  8. In the box to the right of IPv4 Address, enter BitBlox’s IP address 162.243.77.151. Leave any other boxes blank

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  9. Scroll down and click Save

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  10. In your BitBlox account, click Edit Page on your landing page

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  11. Open the Sidebar and click the Settings icon

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  12. Click Settings tab and then click 3rd Party Domain tab

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  13. In the Domain Name box enter the full domain name you want to link (ex: promo.mydomain.com), and then click Connect Domain button

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  14. After you’ve claimed your domain, a new panel will be opened with the records from your provider domain account (it can take up to 48 hours for changes to take effect)

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  15. If your records are entered correctly, the Current Data will be green

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Note

After you’ve claimed your domain, it can take up to 48 hours for changes to take effect. If it takes more than 48 hours, you should contact your custom domain provider.

Getting more help

For more help with settings in your 1and1.com account, contact their support team .