Domain purchase and attaching

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    Greetings all,

    I’m having trouble attaching my recently-purchased site to a previously purchased WordPress domain. I would like to change the site’s name from to and I also want to attach the domain to this same site.
    However, when I try attaching it via the Domains page it doesn’t come up as a choice and I’m not sure where to find it. Please assist, thank you!

    Link to previous forum discussion:

    The blog I need help with is


    Hi there,

    I can suggest you to go through steps mentioned in below link. Which might help.



    Hey manisharaut2019,

    I tried navigating through that support page, unfortunately I wasn’t able to make any progression because the domain I purchased doesn’t show up on the list. I was told in a previous thread that the WP staff could do it for me if it didn’t work out, so I guess I’ll just email them if I don’t get a reply here in the forums.
    Thanks anyway!



    I have added the ‘modlook’ tag so the staff will be here for your assistance soon!



    Thanks poojashetty18! I had forgotten that tag…


    Hi –

    Thanks for getting this one tagged poojashetty18.

    jecfjh –

    I’ve reviewed the account. Right now, both and are connected to

    These domains are registered directly through us, at You don’t have to map anything.

    Which of these domains do you want to move over to



    Hey lizkarkoski,

    I would like to be with the domain (and to stay with

    Thank you!



    Hi there,

    I have successfully transferred to is now the only domain connected to

    Let me know if there’s anything else I can do for you. I’m happy to help.



    Great, thank you! I think that’ll all for now :)



    Okay, follow-up question. Now that I’m successfully using my site ( I notice that any attachment is automatically linked to the free blog site name that I had chosen at random to connect to the previously purchased domain. So, how can I change the “foundation” of my site to rid myself of the silly previous name (

    Thank you!

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