Creating sub-domains

Please note this video is intended for customers of Fasthosts. If you’re not a customer of Fasthosts, please check with your current provider as the process will be very different.

A written version of this guide can be found here:

There are a few ways of adding sub-domains, and your method will depend on what you need to use it for.

Add a sub-domain to an existing package: 0:14
Add a sub-domain as a new package: 3:10
Add a sub-domain using A records: 6:00
Add a sub-domain as a forwarder: 8:04

Difficulty: Intermediate

How long will it take me?
◾Around 5 minutes to complete the steps
◾Up to 15 minutes for the changes to take affect

What will I need?
◾Your control panel username and password.
◾A hosting package.

For additional support:

– Raise a ticket or start a live chat at
– Tweet us @fhtechteam
– Call us on +44 (0)333 0142 700

Duration: 10:55
Publisher: Fasthosts Internet
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