Domain Names and Email Hosting – Launch Store | Bigcommerce University


Whether you already own the perfect domain name or need to buy a new one for your brand new ecommerce business, we’ve got you covered. Follow these easy steps to apply your domain name to your Bigcommerce store.

This video also covers how to create email addresses on your new domain, and forward them to a preferred email address you already manage. If you already have email hosting, you can easily reroute your domain’s MX records to your email host.

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Where to apply (or buy) a domain name to your Bigcommerce store (0:58)
Point your GoDaddy Nameservers to Bigcommerce (2:24)
Nameservers and Email records (3:40)
Setup your domain’s email at Bigcommerce by forwarding or rerouting your domain’s MX records (4:06)

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