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The Importance of Using Protection | The Ins and Outs of Firewalls

We do a lot of posts on server protection because honestly — it’s pretty important. This time around we wanted to highlight and breakdown one of the most common tools used to protect your machine: the firewall. In this tips and tricks, we’ll go over what is a firewall, how it works, and why there’s no excuse to not be using one.   What is a firewall?  Divided into network-based  or host-based, a …

cPanel Branding Basics: A Guide for Reseller Hosts

cPanel & WHM is a tool that has become synonymous with web hosting. However, while hosting providers around the world use this software to offer their customers the freedom to manage their websites, email accounts,  databases, and more, they have also been given very few options when it came to customizing, personalizing, and branding the dashboard they offer their clients. This has changed in our recent updates to cPanel & WHM. Now, with additions like …

Plugin Installation Made Easy | Softaculous & Installatron

cPanel & WHM is one of the most powerful tools a hosting provider can have in their arsenal. It allows you to create emails and domains on the fly and gives hosting providers the opportunity to partition their servers. Most impressive is its ability to incorporate a whole host of other add-on features. In fact, cPanel plugins for applications like WordPress and CloudFlare are hosting providers’ most beloved widgets. There are even a few plugins …

The Secret to an Original Site that Delivers Results

Ever wonder why companies like Apple or Amazon have such a cult following or why people love to use their sites as “inspiration” for their own website designs? I was one of these people back in my early days as a web designer. The first thing I’d do before starting a design project is look at these brands and try to emulate their look and feel. I made sure my designs were as clean and beautiful …

Greylisting | cPanel Conference Session

Gain some insight into the effectiveness of Greylisting and learn how to use this feature in cPanel & WHM. Travis will provide even more spam-fighting techniques along the way. Presenter: Travis Ellis …

Standard Hooks | cPanel Conference Session

Learn how to fully customize the behavior of cPanel & WHM by exploring the cPanel hook system. David will show you how to create unique functions that will open your eyes to the limitless possibilities of the software. Presenter: David Nielson …

cPanel World Tour: Crossing the International Date Line

Last week, I traveled to distant and exotic lands with cPanel’s CEO, Nick Koston; CBO, Aaron Phillips; Account Manager, Brenda Gehringer; and Product Owner, Travis Ellis, to exhibit at WHD.australia and WHD.asia. Okay, so Australia and Singapore may not be exotic, but they are really far away from Houston, TX. cPanel Down Under The first leg of our trip took us to Sydney, Australia, where we not only exhibited at WHD.australia, but we also got …

Hosting Providers Come in All Shapes and Sizes

Small Business Spotlight | Wiki Hosting Hosting providers and cPanel customers come in all shapes and sizes. Sometimes they are large data centers with millions of customers, and other times, they’re a 16-year old kid from Pakistan with a love for technology and unshakable entrepreneurial spirit. Waleed Dilawar Chughtai, while studying and preparing for his A-levels, also spends his time  learning about technology and growing his business, Wiki Hosting. Whether it’s nature or …