Pointing to Tumblr

Please follow these steps to point a domain to Tumblr:

  1. Log into the Domain Name Management System
  2. Click the domain to update
  3. Click E-mail Forwarding, Web Site Forwarding, and Custom DNS
  4. Read the warning, agree to the Terms of Service, and click Enable
  5. Select CNAME from the Add New Record menu, enter this information, and click Add Record
    Alias: www
    Points To: domains.tumblr.com
  6. Select A from the Add New Record menu, enter this information, and click 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. Click Customize
  3. Under the Info settings, check the box to Use a custom domain name, enter your domain name, and click Save Changes