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How to upload files to your website using an FTP client.

ploading Files to Your Website via FTP
At, we provide cPanel hosting which allows you to easily upload files to your website using an FTP (File Transfer Protocol) client. Follow these steps:
Download an FTP Client
o There are many free FTP clients available like FileZilla, WinSCP, or FireFTP
o Download and install your preferred FTP client on your computer
Get Your FTP Login Credentials
o Log into your account
o Go to the cPanel section
o Under "Files", click on "FTP Accounts"
o Your FTP credentials (hostname, username, password) will be listed here
Connect to Your Website via FTP
o Open your FTP client software
o Enter the hostname (e.g.
o Enter your FTP username and password from cPanel
Navigate to the Correct Directory
o Once connected, you'll see files/folders on the remote server (right pane)
o Navigate to the directory you want to upload files to (e.g. public_html)
Upload Files/Folders
o On the local pane (left), select the files/folders you want to upload
o Right-click and choose "Upload" to transfer them to the server
• Use the "mkdir" command to create new directories on the server
• Set file permissions appropriately after uploading (e.g. 644 for files, 755 for directories)
• Be careful not to overwrite existing files unintentionally
At, we recommend using FTP over insecure methods to maintain your website's security and integrity. Let us know if you need any assistance!

Updated on: 08/05/2024

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