Connecting your domain to CloudFlare could never be easier with the help of their easy to use interface, combined with our advanced Website Hosting control panel. In this tutorial we will go over how to setup your domain name on CloudFlare and sync it with your Website Hosting plan.

Guide

Create an account on CloudFlare's website https://www.cloudflare.com/



Once you have created an account, and logged in; Select + Add Site on the navigation bar at the top of the page



Enter the domain name of your website



Select a plan which you would like to use. For most websites the free plan will work perfectly fine, however if you are looking for more advanced features you can use a paid plan



CloudFlare will now scan your domain for its existing DNS entries. This will assist you, as you will not need to manually add the records yourself. Once the scan has completed, confirm that you would like to transfer your DNS records



You will now be given 2 nameservers to replace your current nameservers with on your DNS management panel with your domain provider. Change your nameservers, then save the changes made.



Once you have changed the nameservers, give it a few minutes before clicking "Done, check nameservers"

And that's it! You have successfully setup CloudFlare. DNS changes can take up to 48 hours to take effect, however if you run into any problems - Please speak to a member of our support team.
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