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  1. Where do I upload my website files to my webhosting account?
  2. Do I use FTP or SFTP?
  3. What does FTP stand for?
  4. What does SFTP stand for?.

 

1. Where do I upload my website files to my webhosting account?

You upload your files to the www or public_html directories. You can use the FileManager in the cPanel, or you can use an FTP application. View a FileManager tutorial.

FTP applications we particularly like, include CyberDuck for MacOS X, and FileZilla for Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux.

 

2. Do I use FTP or SFTP?

SFTP is the preferred choice, but FTP can also be used.

 

3. What does FTP stand for?

FTP stands for File Transfer Protocol. Wiki.

 

4. What does SFTP stand for?

SFTP stands for Secure File Transfer Protocol.