Getting Started with Cloudflare

New to Cloudflare? Welcome to the Cloudflare Community.

If you’ve just started using Cloudflare, you may be curious as to what to do first, what to do next, and exactly where you should post. Use this category for questions about getting started with Cloudflare.

New to Cloudflare? Start here.

As you begin to use Cloudflare and get familiar with the Cloudflare Community, we encourage you to research ExpertTips, posts from the Community with perfect answers to the question, and Cloudflare Community Tips that address best practices when configuring Cloudflare, how to fix issues you may see, and tools to use to help you troubleshoot.

To see all Community Tips, go here. Community Tips coalesce information from the Cloudflare Learning Center, Cloudflare Help Center, Cloudflare Developers, Community posts, Cloudflare Blogs, experts from the community, and Customer Support in a centralized starting point to learn about Cloudflare, troubleshoot issues, and share information.

Welcome to Cloudflare
At Cloudflare, we want to help you build something great. Visit the Welcome Center for a step-by-step walk you through the essential actions you need to take to build something great.


After you visit the Welcome Center, return to this tip if you have any questions about getting started with Cloudflare. We’re excited to see what you build.

Preview Getting Started Steps
Add a domain to Cloudflare
Change domain nameservers to Cloudflare
Add MX records to Cloudflare

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Getting Started FAQ
Community Tip - How Do I…Answers to Popular Questions

Third Party Resources
YouTube - Beginner Guide

Please be aware that posting confidential details like origin IP or other server information may compromise the security of your website. In order for the Community to efficiently and quickly offer advice & insight, please include the name of your site (i.e., example dot com) and the error message or number you are encountering. Also, include what troubleshooting steps you have taken and the result of those actions.

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