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7 Ways We’ve Improved Email Hosting on cPanel & WHM

It’s been a little while since we did an old-fashioned feature-round-up on any of the applications on a cPanel server. Email hosting on cPanel & WHM servers has gotten a whole lot better in the last year. Let’s talk about some of the awesome features that we’ve recently added to make hosting email on a cPanel & WHM server a breeze for webhosting providers, system administrators, and cPanel users. cPanel & WHM Version 58 SubAddressing …

Conference Planning and Venue Picking

Hi, I’m Ken. Many of you know me as the man in the green hat. Earlier this year our Marketing Department was pulled away from the conference to work on other things, and I offered to take over the planning to make sure we still had a conference this year. In May I went to finalize things with the venue and took a few folks with me along with …

June Development Update

The month of June is all about putting the finishing touches on version 66, and getting started on version 68. Version 66 hit Feature Freeze last week (take a look at this post about the cPanel Development Process if you aren’t sure what that means), so we know what features will and will not be in version 66. We went into planning for version 68 just a few weeks ago, and our teams are starting work …

May 2017 Development Update

With version 64 in the STABLE tier, we’re getting more and more time to work on what’s next. Let’s talk about some of the stuff that you can test right now in the EDGE version of cPanel & WHM, version 66. Backups! Multiple Remote Incremental Backups One of the most exciting things included in version 64 was the ability to retain more than one incremental backup, and be able to restore …

Girls in ICT at Baker College

Every year cPanel shows our support for STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) education in a bunch of different ways, but we don’t often talk about it. It’s incredibly important to us that we help get young people involved in technology early, and we recognize that everyone isn’t presented with the same opportunities. Besides, who can resist the delight of a child who’s learned something new? Last week I had the pleasure of meeting 60 …

Managing Zone Editing Permissions in cPanel

As of cPanel & WHM version 60, the cPanel interface had four different places that allowed you to edit your zone files in different ways. The Simple DNS Editor (cPanel >> Domains >> Simple DNS Editor) allowed the user to setup A records, and CNAMEs records. The Advanced DNS Editor (cPanel >> Domains >> Advanced DNS Editor) provided the ability to setup, edit, and delete records such as TXT records, SRV records, and AAAA records. The MX Entry interface provided …

1 Day Left, 5 Reasons to Speak

The cPanel Conference is just 5 short months away, and today is the last day to submit your speaker application. Some of the talks that we’ve already accepted have to do with SystemD, Custom API integrations, building your cPanel & WHM plugins, A/B testing and even a talk from our legal counsel about the risks you take on by providing open source software. Now, all we need is you! 5 Reasons for …

What’s going on in WHM?

Hi Everyone, Adam here. I wanted to spend some time spelling out what’s going on in the user experience of cPanel & WHM. Plugin developers should pay close attention to the changes we’re making. Now that we’ve fully deprecated the X3 theme, it’s time to turn our attention to WHM. We’ve got some very simple goals when it comes to WHM: Ensure a great experience for our advanced users Assist first-time users who come to …

March 2017 Development Update

Ladies and Gentlemen, the rumors of my death have been wildly exaggerated. However, while I’ve been quiet the folks in the Development Department here at cPanel hasn’t slowed down one bit, and there’s a lot to talk about. Since our last update in October we have released two major versions of our software, and 3 mobile apps. Version 62 has made it all the way to the STABLE tier, version 64 is headed to …

Well met! Introducing Mickey.

Greetings! Hello everyone!  My name is Mickey and I’m the latest Community Manager to join the team at cPanel.  I’m incredibly excited to start and I can’t wait to meet you all. Unlike my partner benny, I’m brand new to the Web Hosting field, but I’ve been working in the online media industry for 10 years. You can find me spending most of my free time at my computer desk, playing the latest games as …