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As Clear as Crystal | Award Winning Marketing

cPanel Marketing team wins big at American Marketing Association’s Crystal Awards, winning five awards. cPanel makes a concerted effort to hire the best and the brightest and this initiative isn’t exclusive to our development team. Our lean, six person marketing department is not only responsible for promoting the cPanel & WHM product, they’re also the creatives behind the recent brand overhaul, the annual cPanel conference, and most of the messaging that comes from cPanel, Inc. …

Quick Start Guide to Site Publisher Templates | For Hosting Providers and Resellers

Many end-users are looking for a simple way of getting a functional site online as quickly as possible. In our latest release we introduced Site Publisher, a tool that can give your customers a live site in just a few clicks.  As a designer and hosting reseller, I decided to take stab at creating my own template for Site Publisher and was surprised how easy it was. In this post, I’ll show …

Error Pages, A Hidden Branding Opportunity

Let’s face it, links break, servers go down, pages go MIA and somehow all your web visitors manage to land on the dreaded error page. Eek! While there’s no full-proof way to ensure you will never have to serve up an error page, with cPanel you can, at the very least, make it a page that is enjoyable to look at. In cPanel & WHM 56, users can create custom Error Pages for loads of …

Show Off Your cPanel University Skills

A few weeks ago, we told you about some exciting updates and changes we recently made to cPanel University, and the response from the cPanel community has been nothing short of exciting. As I was going through the new system myself, I stumbled on a feature that was really exciting to me. I am a bit of a LinkedIn junkie, and I accidentally discovered that with just a few clicks, …

Keeping the cPanel Community In Style

In March 2015, at the annual WHD.global conference in Rust, Germany, cPanel first unveiled all new branding to the web hosting community. New Forums – New Style The cPanel Community Forums is one of cPanel’s most popular resources on the web, second only to the cPanel Documentation site. The forums were slated for updates during the second phase of the company’s rebranding efforts, and the time had come to move to a new …

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 …