Knowledgebase: Domain Name & DNS
What is the difference between parked, addon, and subdomains?
Posted by on 04 March 2007 05:39 AM

An addon domain is a fully functional domain that can be created from your cPanel. Once it's created it will have it's own email, and it's own folder from within the public_html directory. Addon domain URLs look like

Subdomain URLs look like,, etc.

Parked domains are a place holder site. You park it on top of another site and it becomes a single page of the site you park it on.

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