Add Email »Add Email through Yahoo! Small Business
- Step 1 - Manage your domain settings
- Step 2 - Edit your DNS records
- Step 3 - Add your Yahoo! MX records
- Step 4 - Save your custom DNS records
If you already had a custom email address for your domain through Yahoo! Small Business before mapping your domain at WordPress.com, you can connect that email hosting back to your account here by following the steps below.
If you registered your domain name here on WordPress.com, email hosting through Yahoo! is not currently available. However, you can find directions for other email providers on our main Add Email page.
Step 1 – Manage your domain settings
Step 2 – Edit your DNS records
Click on the Edit Domain button for your custom domain to edit your customize your DNS records.
Step 3 – Add your Yahoo! MX records
Click the Edit DNS section. Choose MX from the dropdown, leave the first box blank, change the priority number to 1, then paste the following in the second box:
It should look like this example. Click Add:
Step 4 – Save your custom DNS records
When you are done adding your Yahoo! MX records, click the Save Changes button. Your email will begin working in a few hours.