Category: Shared Hosting

How to force www or non-www versions of your website using .htaccess rules

To force your website to use either “www” or “non-www” versions, simply use the code below in your .htaccess file in the public_html root OR the location of your websites main files. You may need to create the .htaccess file (AKA dot htaccess) To force www: RewriteEngine On RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^yourdomain.com [NC] RewriteRule ^(.*)$ http://www.yourdomain.com/$1

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How to Install an SSL Certificate Using Let’s Encrypt Inside cPanel

In this guide you will learn how to install an SSL certificate using the Let’s Encrypt feature inside cPanel. Quick Steps: Login to cPanel, locate and click the “Lets Encrypt” icon. On the Installation screen, select the domain and click “issue” and you will be presented with the Options screen. We recommend installing both versions,

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How to Change the PHP Timezone on Shared and Reseller Web Hosting

Quick Steps: Step 1. Login to cPanel and locate “Select PHP Version”. Step 2. Click on “Switch to PHP options” on the far right side. Step 3. Specify the timezone under “date.timezone” option. To change the timezone on your hosting account, you’ll first need to log into cPanel and locate the “Select PHP Version” option. Once you’ve clicked the

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403 Forbidden Error | Solutions | VeeroTech Hosting

When you see “403 Forbidden” when trying to access your website use the following guide to correct it. Quick Steps: Step 1: Check for incorrect .htaccess rules. Step 2: Check for improper file access permissions. Step 3: Check to see if you have selected an incorrect version of PHP in cPanel. If you see a

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Blocked – Banned IP Address – cannot access web hosting account or website

Quick Steps Step 1: Obtain your IP address using a free online service. Step 2: In Support Center, use the Unblock IP Address tool to unblock your IP address. Step 3: You should be able to access your site now. Step 4: This may not work for VPS hosting plans. Contact support team in that case. Sometimes your IP

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Accessing cPanel for Your Domain / Web Hosting Account

To access cPanel for your web hosting account, you have a few options. 1. By using your domain name or server hostname using non-ssl protocol Home http://yourdomain.com:2082 http://hostname.servername.com:2082 2. By using your domain name using SSL (https). Unless you have a valid SSL Certificate specifically for your domain, you will need to use the provided

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Password Protect wp-login.php Against Brute Force Login Attempts

Quick Steps: First, create an .htpasswd file. Edit .htccess to restrict wp-login access to only username and passwords defined in .htpasswd file. Flush your browser cache. You can utilize .htaccess rules to password protect your wp-login.php file from brute force login attempts. The process will require an additional layer of security (additional username & password)

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