FTP & cPanel

Using FTP/CPanel

Course Duration: 7.5 hours

The File Transfer Protocol (FTP) is a standard network protocol used to transfer computer files from one host to another host over a TCP-based network, such as the Internet. & cPanel is a Linux based web hosting control panel that provides a graphical interface and automation tools designed to simplify the process of hosting a web site.

Working with a Hosting

  • Introducing Servers
  • Understanding Different types of hosting providers
  • Choosing server features
  • Getting a domain name
  • Purchasing a domain with cPanel
  • Purchasing a domain with Plesk
  • Purchasing a domain with a custom control panel

Subdomains

  • Creating shortcuts with subdomains
  • Creating a subdomain with cPanel
  • Creating a subdomain with Plesk
  • Creating a subdomain with a custom control panel

Setting up Emails

  • Setting webmail & forwards with cPanel
  • Setting up webmail and forwards with Plesk
  • Setting up webmail and forwards with a custom control panel

Password Protection

  • Protecting user information
  • Protecting directories with cPanel
  • Protecting directories with Plesk
  • Protecting directories with a custom control panel

Creating a MySQL Database

  • Working with databases
  • Preparing a database with cPanel
  • Preparing a database with Plesk
  • Creating a database with a custom control panel
  • Installing WordPress

Setting up Your Coding Environment

  • Setting up FTP accounts with cPanel
  • Setting up FTP accounts with Plesk
  • Setting up FTP accounts with a custom control panel
  • Using an FTP client
  • Granting additional FTP access
  • Understanding link references
  • Creating a workflow