Before you can install WordPress on a subdomain, you first need to create the actual subdomain via your hosting dashboard.
To do this in cPanel, look for the Subdomains tool in the Domains section:
On the next screen, enter your desired subdomain in the Subdomain box and also select the parent domain via the Domain drop-down. There’s no need to add a dot after the subdomain – just enter the text you want to use.
For example, to create blog.elementor.com, you would configure it like so:
Then, click Create.
Last updated May 24, 2022
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