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What are the differences between subdomain, parked domain and addon domain?

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* Let's say your domain is
* You install a Message Board and put in in a directory called
* You can turn the directory board into a sub-domain by adding it as a sub-domain from your Control Panel.
* Now you can access your Message board as either OR
* This costs you nothing and is free.

How to create a subdomain:

Parked Domain

* You have two domains and
* is the domain of your website and you want to add
* You want them both to go to the same place. In other words, when someone types either or they will go to the same page(s) on your website.
* In order to have additional parked domains you need to purchase them from registrar.

How to park a domain:

Add-On Domains

* You have two domains and
* You want the two domains to be totally separate/independent websites.
* In order to have additional add-on domains you need to purchase them from registrar.

How to create an addon domain:

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