Website Hosting

October 18, 2015

The Drawbacks and DisAdvantages of Free Hosting

There are many drawbacks and disadvantages of free website hosting. Free web hsoting always comes with certain limitations that further turns into disadvantages and make it useless. Each host is different so the list below may or may not apply to any particular host and its services. Web host is a company that provides you web space on Internet (actually on their online web servers). Web-hosting space is a place where you can store your website so that it can be made available online 24/7 globally throughout the year. Here is the list: They can display ads, pop-up windows or add links on your website, without your consent and control. You can not put your own ads. It is usually a sub-domain so you never own it. You can not have a perosnalized email like email@yourname.com They do not allow scripting or cron jobs. They do not allow FTP access. Support is […]
October 17, 2015

How to Install WordPress Using Softaculous in cPanel

Using Softaculous app installer you can install WordPress in a few clicks. Here is your step-by-step guidelines covering the process: Log in to your cPanel Navigate to the section Softaculous Apps Installer Click on WordPress icon       Click on INSTALL tab to proceed.     You need to fill out the details of your WordPress installation. Choose Protocol you may select http:// here Choose the domain you wish to install WordPress for. In In Directory field you can specify the root folder for WordPress installation. By default this field is empty that allows to install WordPress on yourdomain.com directly. If you wish to install it to sub-folder, like yourdomain.com/blog, simply type ‘blog’ in this field. Table Prefix can also be left default wp_, however, due to security reasons it is better to change it, e.g. to site_ .     Site Settings section should be filled out accordingly to your needs, […]
October 16, 2015

How to setup an email forwarder in cPanel

To setup (create) an email account, please login to cPanel using your login name and password. Click on Forwarders icon in cPanel.   Click on Add Forwarder button.   You can add ‘Address to Forward’ and ‘Forward to email addresss’ here. For example, you like to forward all emails from sales@mydomain.com to myotheraccount@yahoo.com. After entering details, click on ‘Add Forwarder’ button.     You can repeat this to create more forwarders. Enjoy!
October 15, 2015

How to create email account in cPanel

To setup (create) an email account, please login to cPanel using your login name and password. Click on Email Accounts icon in cPanel.   You’ll see this screen. Now, you can enter your desired user name in Email: box ie info or sales or ahmed Similarly, you need to enter Password, Confirm Password (same as password) and Mailbox Quota and then click on ‘Create Account’ button. You may conifgure it on your email client like Outlook, use it with GMail, Yahoo or Hotmail. You can update your password or change Quota anytime your like. You can also access webmail directly in the browser using one of the following links: https://yourdomain.com:2096 This is it!
October 14, 2015

How to Log into cPanel and change Password

To access your cPanel and log into it, enter your domain name with /cpanel i.e. http://mydomain.com/cpanel Enter your login name and password and click on ‘Log in’ button below it. Please note if you are copying password from a file or email, there are no extra spaces in it.   After login, you’ll see this screen. You can click on ‘Change Password’ to update your existing password, if required. For any further help, please contact support.