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How to Set Up Web Host Manager User Accounts

With a VPS or dedicated server, you can set up separate web hosted user accounts, each with its own domain. If you are the only one using the server, this may not be necessary, but if you are sharing the [more…]

How to Manage Users with Web Host Manager

Each Web Host Manager account has its own folder tree on the server where its files are kept. As the owner of the server, you have superuser access to the whole server, meaning you can see all of the other [more…]

How to Secure Your Web Host Manager Server

Security is a big deal online and there are no magic solutions to make your Web Host Manager server absolutely secure, no matter what anyone else may tell you. Famously in the past, the secure networks [more…]

How to Manage Your Web Host Manager Mail Queue

With access to the backend of your server, you also gain access to some Web Host Manager mail functions that were previously unavailable to you. Scroll down the left-hand menu of WHM to find the section [more…]

How to Restart Your Web Host Manager Services

The beauty of a web hosted server is that each of its major functions has its own "service" that you can restart. A service is a piece of software — a program that runs on the server handling a particular [more…]

How to Update Your Web Host Manager Server Software

There is no single place for ensuring that all Web Host Manager server software is up-to-date. There are simply too many different pieces of software and different options to make that feasible. [more…]

How to Edit Files with vi

Linux has a couple of very useful built-in file editors. vi is a very useful one. vi originated as a mode of a file editor called ex, which was a line editor that grew with the changes in technology until [more…]

Finding a Host for Your Website and Storefront

While your online business is in the planning stages, finding a host for your website, your blog, and any storefronts you set up to sell your products is an essential requirement. You can set up shop with [more…]

A Quick Look at Four Major Web Hosting Control Panels

When choosing a web hosting site, make sure the control panel is easy to navigate and offers all the features you need. Here's a quick look at the control panels for a few major web hosting sites: DreamHost [more…]

Three Tools for Troubleshooting Connectivity Problems to Your Website

When you can't connect to your website, you can use several online tools that could help you figure out the problem. You could have a problem with your IP being blocked, or malware finding its way onto [more…]

How to Install Filezilla FTP Client to Your Computer

An FTP client lets you copy a file from one host (or computer) to another. This video show you how to install Filezilla (just one of many great ftp clients) to your PC. Filezilla's interface is easy to [more…]

How to Download and Install PuTTY

PuTTY is a free application that you can install and configure to connect to an external server to run commands. PuTTY lets you make changes to your Session, Terminal, Window, or Connection [more…]

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