Technical Aspects


Our domains can work with a cPanel web hosting account, further information on cPanel. We advise that you contact us at to discuss whether the proposed site is suitable for cPanel before purchasing.


Custom domains are not for CMS sites, although we can make a domain forward to a CMS page if required. Please contact for issues relating to the CMS (main University web site)

Google Sites

Currently Google Sites cannot be mapped to external domain names, but an internal name can be assigned to a google site created on the Sheffield google apps domain (eg. Please contact for requests of this nature.

Virtual Private Servers (VPS)

Custom domains can work with these, please contact for further details.