- Log into cPanel.
- Click the Advanced Zone Editor button in the Domains section.
- Click the drop-down menu, and choose the domain you want to edit the DNS for.
- Click the drop-down menu under Type, and choose CNAME.
- You will then see Name, TTL, and CNAME options. Below is an example of the options:
Option Description Type CNAME Name test.example.com. TTL The default setting is 14400, or 4 hours. CNAME testexample.wordpress.com
You are finished when you see a message stating “The system successfully added the record.”
DNS changes (such as creating CNAME records) can take up to 24 hours to push out globally, or propagate.