Pointing to Tumblr

Please follow these steps to point a domain to Tumblr:

  1. Log into the Domain Name Management System
  2. Select the domain to update
  3. Select Domain Address Settings
  4. If Custom DNS is already on for your domain, you can skip this step.
    If you are turning on Custom DNS, read the warning, agree to the Terms of Service, and Select Enable
  5. Select Add New Record
  6. Select CNAME (Parking) from the Add New Record menu, enter this information, and select Add Record
    Alias: www
    Points To: domains.tumblr.com
  7. Select A from the Add New Record menu, enter this information, and select Add Record
    Host Name: @
    IP Address:

After completing the set up with us, some settings may need to be updated with Tumblr:

  1. Log into Tumblr
  2. Select Customize
  3. Under the Info settings, check the box to Use a custom domain name, enter your domain name, and select Save Changes