How to enable subdomain

It’s been a while that Medium has enabled subdomain for profiles in addition to the existing address.

Though, it’s a little bit tricky to enable and set this subdomain for your account as it’s said you need to publish a new story and then a prompt will pop up to ask you to set your subdomain; but it never worked for me until I contacted the customer support and they gave me a quick shortcut!

If you want to set a subdomain for your Medium profile, just go to and set it!


Update: There is an official guide available now: