HTTP Error 403 – Forbidden

…the next possible cause to investigate is your .htaccess file. Download a copy of it so you have a backup, then delete it from your site and see if the error goes away. If so, there’s a problem with your .htaccess file. You can try to fix it or you can simply generate a fresh one. To generate a new .htaccess file in WordPress, go to Settings > Permalinks. Hit the save button and it will create a new .htaccess file.   Permissions – It may also be a problem with your permissions. Go to the File Manager in cPanel….

How To Setup Products & Services In WHMCS

cPanel, SSL Certificates, Plesk, etc. The setup varies slightly based on the module being configured, but it is as simple as supply the input fields with what their name/description is asking for. The few settings that are the same for every module are as follows: Module Name: Specifies the module being configured. Server Group: Specifies what server group the module being configured belongs to. Automatic Setup Options: Specifies if and when the product and modules should be automatically setup.   Custom Fields This section lets you make custom fields to be filled out for this product. Field Name: The name…

PHP Memory Errors

…Example: If PHP is only allowing 128MB and you tell the wp-config file to allow 512MB, you’re still only going to get 128MB. But PHP might be allowing more than what the wp-config file is allowing, so increasing the amount there would help if that’s the case. This can be increased by upgrading your account to a VPS or Dedicated Server where you will have full control of this setting.   Helpful Related Articles Optimize Website Using .htaccess File How to Use cPanel Optimize Website What To Do When Your Site is Down How Do I Make My Site Faster?…

404 Error Page not Found

…be resource-intensive on your server.   How to fix 404 errors with .htaccess redirects You can redirect 404 pages with the .htaccess file, found in your site’s root folder in cPanel’s File Manager. Enable view hidden files to find it. You can redirect specific pages or all the pages that have a 404 error. Be extremely careful when editing this file though, as one typo can mess up your site.   To redirect a single page to another page, add this line to your .htaccess file: Redirect 301 /oldpage.html http://www.example.com/newpage.html   If you have a lot of 404 pages, you…

How To Compress Images For Your Site

…that doesn’t support WebP, they’ll simply be shown the other version. Yes, this means you have more images on your site, but if most are displaying the WebP version then it can still dramatically decrease the size and weight of your site, making it run faster. And there’s a WordPress plugin for doing so – Optimus Image Optimizer. Even for unsupported browsers, WebP support can be added through the use of the WebPJS library. Here’s a great explanation on everything WebP.   Related Articles: Optimize Website Using .htaccess File Recommended WordPress Plugins for Optimization How to Use cPanel’s Optimize Website…

Understanding Addon and Parked Domains

…account. For example, you can have golf.com as your main domain and also host cooking.com on the same account. Both will display their unique content on the different locations.   Note: Addon domains are available at Hostwinds depending on the hosting plan you have.   What is a Parked Domain?     A parked domain is one that forwards the information along to the main domain registered in your cPanel account, it is not unique. For example, when you use subdomains of the same name, like cooking.net to show the same information as cooking.com, or pass through to cooking.com. Here…

How To Perform WHMCS Updates As A White Label Reseller

…options to be selected and a filepath input for the update to proceed.     First, select the version you are wishing to upgrade to, Stable, Release Candidate, Beta, or your current version of WHMCS.   You can read about the various versions of WHMCS here to help you with your decision.   The temporary path that is used, needs to exist. It will also need to be in this format   /home/$cpanelUsername/Path   So, if my cPanel username is example, and I want to have my temporary folder by a folder labeled updates outside of my publicly accessible public_html…

Creating Email Accounts for Add-on/Subdomains

To create email accounts for your addon/subdomain accounts you’ll need to use your cPanel account to first create the appropriate addon/subdomains. Once setup head to Home > Email > Email Accounts.     There you can create the email account for the appropriate subdomain. Be sure to choose the appropriate addon/subdomain from the dropdown menu. For additional guides on setup:   Creating New Email Accounts Creating an addon domain How to setup a subdomain   What is the difference between email in addon/subdomains and regular domains? There is no difference between the two, as they all create a unique email…

Adding a MySQL user to a database

How do I Add a User to a MySQL Database? You can easily add a user to specific MySQL databases in cPanel by doing the following instructions below.   Go to Home > Databases > MySQL Databases     Scroll to the Add User To Database section Pick the desired user and database from the menus Click the Add button   Set the permissions you wish to grant the user Click the Make Changes button     Click the Go Back button to return to the MySQL Databases dashboard    …

Troubleshooting with Server Status Information

…populated results.   Apache Status: Apache is a web server daemon that responds to HTTP requests, and then delivers web pages Daily Process Log: Shows information about your server’s consumption of processing power and memory, averaged out over the length of the day Server Information: Shows information on your hardware configurations and lets you look at things like the speed of your processor Service Status: Shows a list of the services that you watch     Something relevant that you can learn and is useful to know is that this does this that the other thing.   Related Articles: cPanel