March 15, 2019

How to Add Custom Domain Name to Blogger from Bigrock

Having a custom domain is really important today. So, Do you want to make your blogger blog more professional by moving from sub-domain to Custom Domain? Did you buy the domain from Bigrock for your blogger blog and looking to map the Custom Domain to your blog? Then here is a complete step by step tutorial to map your Custom Bigrock domain to your blogger blog with ease.

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Getting Started to Map Custom Domain name on Blogger:-

Step 1:

Login to your Blogger Account and Click on Setting Menu.

Step 2:

Now in the Basic settings menu under your blog address Click on the +Set up a third-party URL as shown in the image.

Blogger custom domain


Step 3:

Now you will be allowed to Enter the Custom Domain. Now Enter the domain which you want to map to your blogger blog. And Click on Save button. (Here for the tutorial we are using our domain to map to blogger blog).

Step 4:

When you click on the save button Blogger gives an Error Message saying as shown in below image.


Blogger custom domain


  • We have not been able to verify your authority to this domain. Error 12. Which means that Blogger wants to prove that you are the owner of the custom domain you want to map to your blogger.
  • So in order to prove your domain ownership, you need to create CNAME records on your Bigrock domain panel.Copy the CNAME records.
  • That’s it once you have copied the details which are marked in the above image you have completed all the steps on your blogger dashboard.
  • Now All you need is to do is just Login into your Bigrock domain panel and create the CNAME records and point the domain to Google’s servers.

Creating CNAME Records and Pointing domain to the Google Servers

Step 1:-

Login into your Bigrock domain panel and click on the domain which you added in the blogger dashboard.

Step 2:-

Now click on the DNS Management and then SelectManage DNS as shown in the image.


Bigrock - Manage DNS


Step 3:-

Now Click on the CNAME records and then click on the Add CNAME records to add the two CNAME records. Add the records as shown in below image.


bigrock Cname


Step 5:-

Now we need to add the four A records, With four Destination IPv4 Addresses as shown in the figure.




  • That’s it once you have completed adding all the A records and CNAME records on your domain panel wait for few hours for the propagation.
  • Once the domain propagation had completed open you blogger dashboard-> Settings->Basic->Blog Address-> Save
  • Once you have saved click on Edit and tick the check box to redirect the non –www version of the domain to the www version to the domain.

This is how you can configure the Custom Domain from Bigrock with Blogger Blog.


About the author 

Imran Uddin

Imran Uddin is a Professional blogger from India and on All Tech Buzz, he writes about Blogging, How to tips, Making money online, etc.

  1. Hi Imran bro
    Thanks for sharing this..
    I am gonna buy a custom domain soon from bigrock…With the help of this article I will not face problem setting it up


  2. Very good and helpful article imran. My 2 domain configured recently purchased from Bigrock. Configured in blogger with your guide. Helpful.
    Thank you Imran.

    Satish Kumar Ithamsetty

  3. Hello Imran
    Thank you for such a great post and it was very use full for every new buyers

    And have a doubt how much time will it take to verify CNAME owner ship


  4. I am getting error when entering the custom domain in blogger. The two cnames are not showing up. I succeeded first then next day I deleted the custom domain setting in blogger and it started redirecting to .blogspot, but when now I again entering the same domain in custom domain settings in blogger, I am getting an error which says ” unable to process your request”, however the blogger custom domain setup is working with other domains.

    Note : I have not deleted the domain that I registered on hostgator.

  5. well explained , thanks 🙂

    but I’ve confusion that is it affect blog’e seo and alexa rank ?

    means i have a blog with blogspot domain with good alexa rank and after switching custom domain will my alexa rank and seo remain same or it decrese ?

    waiting for your reply 🙂

  6. Hello sir
    recently i buy a domain and setup with blogger but my website not open with out www , now what should i do, How to Fix this problem plzzz reply

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