Are you looking for a way to add a DKIM record to your GoDaddy DNS? In this article, we’ll explain the steps necessary to add a DKIM record to your GoDaddy domain. We’ll also provide some resources to help you configure authentication protocols for your email service.

How to Add DKIM Record GoDaddy?

Begin by logging in to your GoDaddy account and navigating to the DNS Management page. Here, you’ll see an Add button in the Records section. Clicking this button will reveal a form where you can enter the necessary settings for your DKIM record.

To properly configure a DKIM record, you’ll need to enter the following:

  • Name:
  • Type: TXT
  • TTL: 1 Hour
  • Points to: the value provided by your email provider

Once you’ve added the DKIM record, you may also need to add an SPF record and an MX record. For the SPF record, you should enter the following value: v=spf1 ~all. The MX record should point to the email service you’re using (e.g. Google, Yahoo, etc.).

Finally, you’ll need to verify your domain for DKIM by clicking the DKIM and Sending Domains tab. Here, click the Add Domain button and provide an email address associated with that domain. Once entered, you’ll receive a verification email.

What is DKIM?

DKIM stands for DomainKeys Identified Mail. It’s an authentication protocol that allows email receivers to verify that messages were sent from the authorized domain. This helps protect against spam and phishing emails.


By following the steps outlined in this article, you can easily add a DKIM record to your GoDaddy domain. For more information on setting up SPF, DKIM, or DMARC records, check out – a great resource for web hosting questions.

What is the process for setting up SPF and DKIM records with GoDaddy?

Log into your GoDaddy Domain Portfolio. (Need assistance with logging in? …) Select the domain whose settings you would like to change. Choose the option to Add New Record. Select the TXT option from the Type menu. Input the details for your new SPF record. (Optional) If you would like to add multiple DNS records, select Add More Records. Finally, select Save to add your new record.

What is the process for establishing a DKIM record?

1. Make a list of all the domains you are sending emails from.
2. Install the required DKIM software on your email server (check the instructions).
3. Generate the DKIM public and private key pairs.
4. Publish the public DKIM key.
5. Keep the private DKIM key confidential.
6. Set up your email server using the DKIM information.
7. Check that your DKIM setup is working correctly.

What steps do I need to take in order to set up a DKIM record on Microsoft 365?

In the Microsoft 365 Defender portal (located at, navigate to Email & Collaboration > Policies & Rules > Threat policies > Email Authentication Settings in the Rules section and then select DKIM to enable DKIM signing for your custom domain.

What is the process for setting up a DMARC record on GoDaddy?

1. Log into your GoDaddy account.
2. Navigate to the “My Products” tab to find your domain.
3. Click the “ADD” button.
4. In the Type field, choose TXT.
5. Enter _dmarc in the Host field.
6. Enter the DMARC record you received via email or created using the DMARC record generator in the Value TXT field.
7. Click the Save button to complete the process.