Adding a New Domain in Plesk Panel

Adding a New Domain in Plesk Panel


Step 1: Log in to Plesk

  1. Open your web browser and navigate to the Plesk control panel URL (e.g., https://IP:8443).

  2. Log in using your administrator credentials.

Step 2: Navigate to the Domains Section

  • In the Plesk dashboard, locate and click on the “Domains” or “Websites & Domains” tab. This may vary based on your Plesk version.

Step 3: Add a New Domain

  • Click the “Add Domain” or “Add Domain/Subdomain” button.

Step 4: Enter Domain Information

  • Domain Name:

    • Enter the new domain name (e.g.,

  • Hosting Type:

    • Choose the hosting type. If you want to host a website, select “Website hosting.”

  • Hosting Settings:

    • Configure web hosting parameters such as document root, preferred PHP version, and SSL/TLS support.

  • DNS Settings:

    • Choose whether to manage DNS settings for the domain in Plesk or use external DNS.

Step 5: Select Additional Options (Optional)

  • Web Statistics:

    • Choose whether to enable web statistics for the domain.

  • WordPress Toolkit (if available):

    • Enable or disable WordPress Toolkit support for the domain.

Step 6: Complete the Process

  • Review the entered information to ensure accuracy.

  • Click the “OK,” “Create,” or “Add Domain” button to complete the domain creation process.

Step 7: Update DNS Records (if necessary)

  • If you're managing DNS in Plesk, make sure to update DNS records accordingly.

Step 8: Verify Domain Configuration

  • After the domain is added, verify its configuration by visiting the domain in a web browser.


Congratulations! You have successfully added a new domain in Plesk.

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