How to connect your domain to Weebly

With our Quick Connect service, connecting your domain to Weebly has never been easier. You can get to the Quick Connect service by either following the setup guide after purchasing your domain or by selecting the Quick Connect option from the domain management screen. Either way, simply click the Weebly icon to get started.

Click the Weebly icon to get started.

Click the Weebly icon to get started.

Step One: Signup for Weebly

If you don’t already have a Weebly account you can get one by going to weebly.com. If you already have an account you can skip this step. Please note, the free version of Weebly does not allow domains to be connected and will need to be upgraded.

Step Two: Go to the settings page

To open the settings options for your Weebly site click on “Settings” at the top of the screen.

Click on "Settings" at the top of the screen.

Click on “Settings” at the top of the screen.

Step Three: Open the change site address settings

Click the "change" button in the "site address" section.

Click the “change” button in the “site address” section.

Step Four: Enter the domain name

From the options given on the “choose your website domain” window; select the “use a domain you already own” option, enter the domain into the text field, and click the continue button. You can enter just the domain without “www”. For example, if your domain is sweet.design you would enter only sweet.design and not www.sweet.design.

Type in the domain under "use a domain you already own" and click continue.

Type in the domain under “use a domain you already own” and click continue.

Step Five: Connect your domain

From the “use a domain you already own” window, select the “connect your own domain” option and click the continue button. Do NOT select the “transfer your domain” option.

Choose "connect your domain".

Choose “connect your domain”.

Step Six: Upgrade your Weebly plan if needed

If you’re on a free plan you’ll be required to upgrade before you can connect a domain. Just select the paid plan you’d like and continue.

Upgrade your Weebly account if needed.

Upgrade your Weebly account if needed.

Step Seven: Close the “setup a domain you already own” window

You’re done at Weebly. Close the “setup a domain you already own” window. You don’t need to worry about this part of the domain connect process because we take care of it for you. You should now see the domain listed under the “site address” section. If it doesn’t show up, try refreshing. If it still doesn’t show up you may need to contact Weebly’s support department.

Close this window.

Close this window.

Your new domain should show up under "site address".

Your new domain should show up under “site address”.

Step Eight: Return to step two of Quick Connect

Go to step two of Quick Connect and click the “connect domain” button to finish the connection process.

Step Nine: Success!

You’re all done. You should now get to your Weebly site when going to your domain in a web browser.

If you ran into any problems or need help please do not hesitate to contact support 🙂

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