It is often required to restrict access to certain important directories with classified data. To restrict access to these confidential directories/folders, cPanel provides a very user friendly option to setup a username and password based authorization so that only privileged users would access the data. Here are the steps to password protect directories using cPanel. […]
Cronjobs are scheduled tasks used to automate the server administration process. If you need to perform a task after say 5 hours, you just have to add a cronjob for it. cPanel provides a very easy interface for adding cronjobs. You can access cronjobs via cPanel >> Advanced >> Cron Jobs. As you can see […]
How To Hide Your Personal Information In The Domain WHOIS In this post I will show you how to hide your name and address on your domain name When you register a domain name you need to provide your details for the Registry (ICANN for .com or Nominet for UK domains) so that they have […]
What are Plugins? Plugins are modules of an application/CMS or a piece of software which adds more functionalities and provides scope for customization of the application/CMS. Why is it necessary to update a WordPress Plugin? The answer is pretty simple and straight forward, to keep the website secure by avoiding vulnerabilities in the older versions […]
I Have A Domain Name. What Do I Do Now? OK, so you’ve registered a domain name and you’re wondering what’s the next step. In this post we’ll explain the options so that you make an informed decision. The first thing to consider is whether you want to use the domain name for hosting and […]
When you register a domain name you register it for a specified number of years. With most types of domain you can usually register them for between 1 to 10 years. When your domain name is approaching its expiry date you are sent several emails in advance to notify you of its expiry and providing […]
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An IPS tag is an identification tag for UK domain names which lists the domain registration company it is with. If you want to transfer a UK domain name from one company to another, you will have to change what is called the ips tag. Pickaweb´s ips tag is PICKAWEB (upper case) Read also the following […]
Webmail provides web interface for accessing email accounts associated with your domain name. You can access webmail by going to https://domain.tld/webmail (if the domain is pointing to our server) or https://hostname/webmail (if your website is hosted elsewhere and you are only using our mail service). You can also access webmail with port eg: https://pickawebtest.co.uk:2096 You may […]
ICANN (Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers) is a non-profit US corporation resposible for IP protocols, DNS and managing the domain name registration process for Top Level Domains (TLDs). ICANN also regulates certain aspects of the internet related to preserving the Internet’s operational stability.