Set up SPF and DKIM for Bluehost

To set up SPF and DKIM for Bluehost, follow the steps given below:


  1. Log in to your Bluehost control panel.
  2. Go to the Domains menu at the top and click the Zone Editor submenu.
  3. Select your domain name from the drop-down.
  4. If you’re removing an existing SPF record, scroll down to find it in the TXT record section to find it and click Delete.
  5. To add a new SPF record, enter this information under Add DNS Record at the top of the Zone Editor:
    • Name: Type your domain name (without the www)
    • TTL: 14400
    • Type: TXT
    • TXT Value: This is where you would paste in your new SPF record.
  6. Click Add Record.


  1. Log in to your Bluehost control panel.
  2. Select the DNS Zone Editor icon in the Domains section.
  3. Select the domain you want to modify from the drop-down menu.
  4. Scroll down to the heading named Add DNS Record. In the Add DNS Record area, enter your new DNS entry such as:
    • Host Record: Enter your subdomain 
    • TTL: Keep the default value: 14400
    • Type: Select the TXT type
    • TXT Value: Enter here your DKIM/ domain key record 
  5. Click Add Record to create your record.