We're here to help you get the most out of your hosting.
You have bought your domain name and some hosting, what now?! Hopefully this page will give you some guidance to get you started. The internet is full of so much useful information. Or maybe you prefer a book?
Over the coming months, we'll help you with loads more resource, but here are a few ideas to get you going.
Using the details you registered with, use the 'Customer Login' button to log in to your customer area. From there you can 'Manage Hosting Packages'. This gives you access to your control panel, where you can everything you need.
If you are new to dealing with hosting, emails and building websites, there is plenty of help available on the internet. Here are just a selection of links to get you started: (click the headings)
According to their blurb, "How-to-build-websites.com is designed for total beginners … and for people who use programs like Dreamweaver, FrontPage, etc. and now want to learn what’s actually going on ‘behind the scenes’."
"Learning to build your web sites using HTML will give you far better control over the process and ultimately your web sites."
w3schools.com is packed with tutorials to help you learn how to make a website. The site covers all web development technologies, including the foundation HTML , CSS, PHP and even lots more advanced topics.
Don't know what all that means? Well don't worry, his website will make you a seasoned pro in no time! It even serves as great reference for even the most experienced developers too.
Your hosting package contains a lot of software you can install to help you publish content heavy websites with far less coding and experience. These are called, Content Management Systems or CMS for short.
This website reviews 12 of the most popular CMS packages, four of which are available on your hosting package. The others will require you to install yourself.
Get logged in and get experimenting with your new hosting package. Hosting help is available in our 'Customer Support Database' or using search engines.
Over the coming months we will be adding various guides and information to the Customer Area to help you create amazing websites and make the most of your hosting package.
We wish you fun and success!