• Using Filezilla to connect via SFTP

    I have written earlier about using SFTP instead of FTP where I highlighted about the advantages of using SFTP and avoiding FTP. I also wrote about how you can obtain the SFTP login details from your cpanel. I recently gave some hosting space to a friend’s site and when he asked about FTP details, I…

  • Why use sftp instead of ftp

    We all know about the good old FTP which we have used so many times to upload or download data from/to a web server to/from our computer. But do we know how much risk is involved in using FTP? Many of us don’t. So through this post, I will try to highlight why one should…

  • Install WordPress manually via FTP/SFTP

    Here is a quick tutorial on how you can install WordPress by means of uploading files via a FTP/SFTP connection. SFTP is recommended over FTP. All you need is a FTP/SFTP client to connect and upload files to your server and then a browser to run the installation.