How Custom Domains Work

Last Updated: May 10, 2015 05:40PM BST

​What Are Custom Domains?

All Releasd Pages are prefixed with by default, for example:

Creating a custom domain will allow you to use your own, branded link when sharing pages, for example:


Account-Level Domains

Every Page in an Account can be accessible via a custom domain, for example

You can have as many Account-Level custom domains as you like.

Brand-Level Domains

Every Page under a particular Brand can be accessible via a custom domain, for example

You can have as many Brand-Level custom domains as you like.

Account & Brand Level Domains

If you created Account-Level and Brand-Level Domains, you would be able to use any of the following:

These would all link to the same Page. If a visitor entered a URL of a non-existent Page, they would see Releasd’s standard ‘Nothing to see here’ message.

Setup: Part 1

Let's say you wanted to use Firstly:
  • You'd need to own and have access to
  • You'd need to pick a replacement for 'something' in (e.g. showcase, insights, comms etc)

Note: you may need the assistance of your web-master for the below. It’s quick and easy, but only if you know how:
  • Log in to your web hosting service
  • Create the new subdomain
  • Add a new DNS record to that subdomain (CNAME)
  • Map it to

Setup: Part 2

Once the above is in place, contact us to add the new domain to our system:
+44 (0)207 424 7922

Please allow for a 24 hour turnaround time.


Please get in touch with the team to discuss latest pricing.

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