What is cPanel and why do many web designers use it?

One of the factors most website designers look for when they are choosing their web hosting service is whether the hosting service comes with cPanel.

What is cPanel and why do people look for cPanel hosting providers?

cPanel is a web based hosting control panel provided by many hosting providers to website owners  or designers allowing them to manage their websites from a web based interface. This powerful application gives users a graphical interface from which they can control their portion of their server. The tools provided are designed to simplify running and controlling a website. It uses a tiered structure that allows different levels of access. Administrators and end users can control the different aspects of the server and the website directly through their browser.


At Intrahost we offer a choice of cPanel or Plesk for Linux servers and Plesk for Windows and Linux servers.

cPanel allows you to manage your hosting service in an efficient and in the most user friendly way. Even someone that is not web savvy will be able to manage his or her hosting service with this control panel.

cPanel is one of the most widely used control panel in the world. Website hosting companies will not be subscribing to cPanel if it were not to be the best tool available in the industry. Website owners will be able to accomplish even the most complex hosting tasks with single click operation through cPanel.

cPanel users will be able to manage the entire website. They will be able to take back up of their entire site in single click, manage their files, set up FTP accounts, create email accounts, access website server statistics, set up and manage databases.

No other hosting control panel gives the users with such an elaborate hosting management solution. As you can manage your cPanel hosting all by yourself you will not be required to contact your hosting company too frequently for assistance. The entire cPanel hosting has been designed to help the users serve themselves.

Choose a reputable hosting company for your cPanel hosting requirements so that they will not only host your websites on secure and reliable servers but will also provide you with cPanel control panel with access to its full range of capability.

If you have any questions or would like further information on cPanel visit our website http://www.intrahost.co.uk/web-hosting/technical or call us on 0800 321 3812