Design Your Own Website with WordPress
cPanel - Overlook
cPanel is really easy to work with. If you are familiar with Windows Explorer you will not be intimidated by the look and
workings of cPanel. It’s about Files & Folders, Editing & Deleting, Copying & Pasting.
To continue, the assumption will be made that you have already signed-up for a hosting account that uses cPanel.
How to Enter cPanel:
Methods that should work:
Both of these should work. For the rest of the tutorial, you will be using :2082 at the end of the URL.
This is the port used to access the cPanel. Now you can see how important it is to keep information about the website
safe and secure.
For the tutorial, the website that will be uploaded is the one that you worked on this far, the domain name that will be
used for the exercise is (in order to access cPanel):
Navigating to :2082
When directing to the cPanel, the following window will appear (may look different – depends on host or version):
Fill in the username and the password that you received from the host.
If you feel that the password is not secure enough, don’t stress, this can be changed. Either way, it is recommended that
you change passwords once in a while…)
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