How to Connect a Domain to Cloudflare for DNS Hosting

Introduction

What We’ll Need

Registering Your Domain and Connecting It to Cloudflare’s DNS Service

Select the “Free” account type
Skip these settings for now
Adding Cloudflare’s nameservers in NameCheap
Select “Full” on this page
Great news! You’re ready to begin setting up your subdomains.

Adding DNS Records to Cloudflare

Select “DNS” at the top of the page
DNS Example
Subdomain DNS Entries

Conclusion

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