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The difference between WHM and cPanel
 
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This video demonstrates various differences between cPanel and WHM. It will also guide you in how to navigate between the two systems. http://hostgator.com
Views: 30294 HostGator
WordPress Step by Step, Step 4: Creating a Page
 
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Get Started Today At: http://www.HostGator.com HostGator.com proudly presents "Your first WordPress website: A Step by Step guide", a series that takes you on a step by step journey on how to build your first WordPress website. In this fourth installment, our host Mick shows us how to add static pages to your WordPress website including an "About Me" page, and a "contact page". This incorporates adding text and an image to the static page. Mick also shows how to disable comments on a page, and add a hyperlink. Finally, Mick shows how to assign one of your static pages as a home page of your website. Follow along the video series for step by step instructions on how to build a WordPress website! You can find additional articles about WordPress in our knowledge base by visiting the following link: http://support.hostgator.com/categories/specialized-help/technical/wordpress/
Views: 18623 HostGator
How to copy a database in phpMyAdmin
 
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This tutorial will demonstrate how to copy or duplicate a database in phpMyAdmin. Related article: https://support.hostgator.com/articles/specialized-help/technical/phpmyadmin/how-to-copy-a-database-in-phpmyadmin
Views: 39897 HostGator
How to rename a database in phpMyAdmin
 
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This video will demonstrate how to easily rename a mySQL database inside of phpMyAdmin. Related article: https://support.hostgator.com/articles/specialized-help/technical/phpmyadmin/how-to-rename-a-database-in-phpmyadmin
Views: 44191 HostGator
How to Install WordPress Using QuickInstall
 
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This video demostrates how to install WordPress yourself for free using QuickInstall.
Views: 50048 HostGator
How to - Drupal Install through QuickInstall at HostGator.com
 
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Quick tutorial on installing Drupal through the QuickInstall tool on your HostGator.com account. This video walks you through how to install Drupal and create your first Drupal page. Read more at: http://www.hostgator.com/apps/drupal-hosting.shtml ----------------------------- "Test Drive" by Zapac http://ccmixter.org/files/Zapac/26047 is licensed under a Creative Commons license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
Views: 20362 HostGator
How to backup and restore your website in your HostGator cPanel
 
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This video will show you how to back up and restore your website using your HostGator cPanel. It is always a good idea to make a backup of your site prior to making any major changes or to have a back up available in the event of potential data loss. How to Generate Full Backups: http://support.hostgator.com/articles/cpanel/how-to-generatedownload-a-full-backup How to Generate MySQL Backups: http://support.hostgator.com/articles/cpanel/how-to-backuprestore-your-mysql-database
Views: 41491 HostGator
WordPress Step by Step, Step 6: Adding a Photo Gallery
 
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Get Started Today At: http://www.HostGator.com HostGator.com proudly presents "Your first WordPress website: A Step by Step guide", a series that takes you on a step by step journey on how to build your first WordPress website. In this sixth installment, our host Mick shows us how to add a photo gallery to your WordPress website. This includes a brief explanation of plugins, and how to manage them. Other points in this video includes importing images from your computer to the WordPress dashboard, Follow along the video series for step by step instructions on how to build a WordPress website! You can find additional articles about WordPress in our knowledge base by visiting the following link: http://support.hostgator.com/categories/specialized-help/technical/wordpress/
Views: 10353 HostGator
How to set up an addon domain
 
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This video demonstrates how to set up an addon domain within your Hostgator cPanel. Our Business and Baby packages allow for an unlimited number of addon domain to be created at no additional cost to you.
Views: 101079 HostGator
How to - WordPress Install through QuickInstall at HostGator.com
 
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Quick tutorial on installing WordPress through the QuickInstall tool on your HostGator.com account. Read more at: http://www.hostgator.com/apps/wordpress-hosting.shtml ----------------------------- "Test Drive" by Zapac http://ccmixter.org/files/Zapac/26047 is licensed under a Creative Commons license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
Views: 246460 HostGator
How to Reset Your WordPress Password
 
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http://www.HostGator.com HostGator.com proudly presents "A comprehensive guide to all things WordPress", our up to date and ever growing list of videos demonstrating how to get the most out of your WordPress installation. This video is a visual walk through explaining how to reset your password in your HostGator cPanel. By the end of this walk through, you should be able to achieve the following: - Be able to reset your WordPress password from the log in page of your WordPress dashboard. - Be able to change your WordPress password by manipulating the database within your cPanel, using the program called "PHPmyAdmin". You can find additional articles about WordPress in our knowledge base by visiting the following link: http://support.hostgator.com/categories/specialized-help/technical/wordpress/ You can also view a companion article to this video, explaining how to change your WordPress password http://support.hostgator.com/articles/specialized-help/technical/wordpress/how-to-reset-wordpress-password
Views: 12729 HostGator
How to run SQL queries in phpMyAdmin
 
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This tutorial demonstrates how to run SQL queries in phpMyAdmin. Related article: https://support.hostgator.com/articles/specialized-help/technical/phpmyadmin/how-to-run-sql-queries-in-phpmyadmin
Views: 54149 HostGator
How to - MediaWiki Install through QuickInstall at HostGator.com
 
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Quick tutorial on installing MediaWiki through the QuickInstall tool on your HostGator.com account. This video walks you through how to install MediaWiki and create your first Wiki page with MediaWiki. Read more at: http://www.hostgator.com/apps/wiki-hosting.shtml ----------------------------- "Test Drive" by Zapac http://ccmixter.org/files/Zapac/26047 is licensed under a Creative Commons license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
Views: 9156 HostGator
How to Create an Autoresponder
 
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This video teaches you how to set up an automatic email that is sent when someone send you an email. This is a useful tool for anyone who will be on vacation and will not be answering their emails for awhile. It is also a great way to let your senders know that your email has been received and you will be responding to them at some point in the near future. cPanel is included for free on all of our shared hosting accounts, be sure to check us out at http://hostgator.com
Views: 14606 HostGator
WordPress Step by Step, Step 3: Changing Themes and Appearances
 
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Get Started Today At: http://www.HostGator.com HostGator.com proudly presents "Your first WordPress website: A Step by Step guide", a series that takes you on a step by step journey on how to build your first WordPress website. In this third installment, our host Mick shows us how to change your WordPress password, as well as how to quickly access your WordPress dashboard using "wp-admin". Other key points in this video include how to search for a theme of your WordPress and how to install the theme. Finally, Mick explains how to change the site title and banner of your WordPress theme. Follow along the video series for step by step instructions on how to build a WordPress website! You can find additional articles about WordPress in our knowledge base by visiting the following link: http://support.hostgator.com/categories/specialized-help/technical/wordpress/ A companion article explaining how to log into your WordPress dashboard can be found at the following link: http://support.hostgator.com/articles/specialized-help/technical/wordpress/how-to-login-to-wordpress A companion article explaining how to install a theme for WordPress can be found at the following link: http://support.hostgator.com/articles/specialized-help/technical/wordpress/how-to-install-a-wordpress-theme
Views: 31001 HostGator
WordPress Step by Step, Step 7: Uploading a Document
 
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Get Started Today At: http://www.HostGator.com HostGator.com proudly presents "Your first WordPress website: A Step by Step guide", a series that takes you on a step by step journey on how to build your first WordPress website. In this final installment, our host Mick shows us how to add a Google document to your WordPress by utilizing a plug in called "Google Doc Embeder". Another aspect of this video tutorial is how to reorganize the order of the links in the menu. Follow along the video series for step by step instructions on how to build a WordPress website! You can find additional articles about WordPress in our knowledge base by visiting the following link: http://support.hostgator.com/categories/specialized-help/technical/wordpress/
Views: 9679 HostGator
Configure Gmail to send/receive email via your Hostgator Email server
 
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This video demonstrates how you can connect your various email accounts at your Hostgator server with your Gmail accounts, so that you can send and receive all your mail from all your accounts via the same Gmail account.
Views: 71956 HostGator
WordPress Step by Step, Step 2: Installing WordPress
 
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Get Started Today At: http://www.HostGator.com HostGator.com proudly presents "Your first WordPress website: A Step by Step guide", a series that takes you on a step by step journey on how to build your first WordPress website. In this second installment, our host Mick shows us how to install a new instance of WordPress using QuickInstall, located inside of the cPanel. Once the WordPress has been installed, Mick also shows how to log in to your WordPress website by accessing "wp-admin". Follow along the video series for step by step instructions on how to build a WordPress website! You can find additional articles about WordPress in our knowledge base by visiting the following link: http://support.hostgator.com/categories/specialized-help/technical/wordpress/ A companion article explaining how to install WordPress can be found at the following link: http://support.hostgator.com/articles/specialized-help/technical/wordpress/how-to-install-wordpress
Views: 36854 HostGator
How to - Magento Install through QuickInstall at HostGator.com
 
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Quick tutorial on installing Magento through the QuickInstall tool on your HostGator.com account. This video walks you through how to install Magento and edit the Magento home page. Read more at: http://www.hostgator.com/apps/magento-hosting.shtml ----------------------------- "Test Drive" by Zapac http://ccmixter.org/files/Zapac/26047 is licensed under a Creative Commons license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
Views: 47419 HostGator
WordPress Step by Step, Step 1: Introduction to WordPress
 
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Get Started Today At: http://www.HostGator.com HostGator.com proudly presents "Your first WordPress website: A Step by Step guide", a series that takes you on a step by step journey on how to build your first WordPress website. In this first installment, our host Mick provides a brief introduction about what WordPress is. Follow along the video series for step by step instructions on how to build a WordPress website! You can find additional articles about WordPress in our knowledge base by visiting the following link: http://support.hostgator.com/categories/specialized-help/technical/wordpress/
Views: 21166 HostGator
Importing MySQL databases and tables using phpMyAdmin
 
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This video demonstrates how to import tables and databases in phpMyAdmin. Related article: https://support.hostgator.com/articles/cpanel/how-to-import-your-mysql-database
Views: 141859 HostGator
Configuring Your Settings in WordPress
 
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http://www.HostGator.com HostGator.com proudly presents "A comprehensive guide to all things WordPress", our up to date and ever growing list of videos demonstrating how to get the most out of your WordPress installation. This video is a visual walk through explaining different settings for your new WordPress installation. By the end of this walk through, you should be able to achieve the following: - Accessing the newly installed WordPress, as well as logging into the WordPress dashboard. - Managing plug-ins inside your dashboard. - Managing options in the Settings including: Changing "General" settings, changing the "Writing", "Reading" and "Discussion" settings. - Manage the peratmeters for images that will be on your website, including thumbnail size, medium size and large size default values. - Assign the default value of the permalinks that each page of your site will follow. You can find additional articles about WordPress in our knowledge base by visiting the following link: http://support.hostgator.com/categories/specialized-help/technical/wordpress/
Views: 15898 HostGator
How to Manage, Edit, and Create Pages and Posts in WordPress
 
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http://www.HostGator.com HostGator.com proudly presents "A comprehensive guide to all things WordPress", our up to date and ever growing list of videos demonstrating how to get the most out of your WordPress installation. This video is a visual walk through explaining the difference between posts and pages in your WordPress dashboard. By the end of this walk through, you should be able to achieve the following: - Be able to determine the difference between a post and a page. - Be able to create a new post for blogging and a page for content. - Be able to format your text, according to alignment, text characteristics, and paragraph formatting. - Be able to import a image file to your media library, then eventually to your new post or page. - Be able to create hyperlinks within your post or page. - Be able to assign a category to a post, or a template to your page. - Successfully publish a blog post or a new page to your WordPress. You can find additional articles about WordPress in our knowledge base by visiting the following link: http://support.hostgator.com/categories/specialized-help/technical/wordpress/
Views: 9826 HostGator
WordPress Step by Step, Step 5: Creating a Blog
 
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Get Started Today At: http://www.HostGator.com HostGator.com proudly presents "Your first WordPress website: A Step by Step guide", a series that takes you on a step by step journey on how to build your first WordPress website. In this fifth installment, our host Mick shows us how to create dynamic content, through a WordPress blog. This includes assigning a page as a blog, adding and deleting posts, embedding images and video files to posts, and finally editing the values in the widgets bar. Follow along the video series for step by step instructions on how to build a WordPress website! You can find additional articles about WordPress in our knowledge base by visiting the following link: http://support.hostgator.com/categories/specialized-help/technical/wordpress/
Views: 11434 HostGator
How to rename database tables in phpMyAdmin
 
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This video demonstrates how easy it is to rename MySQL tables in phpMyAdmin. Related article: https://support.hostgator.com/articles/specialized-help/technical/phpmyadmin/how-to-rename-database-tables-in-phpmyadmin
Views: 50468 HostGator
How to - Joomla Install through QuickInstall at HostGator.com
 
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Quick tutorial on installing Joomla through the QuickInstall tool on your HostGator.com account. This video walks you through how to install Joomla and create your first Joomla article. Read more at: http://www.hostgator.com/apps/joomla-hosting.shtml ----------------------------- "Test Drive" by Zapac http://ccmixter.org/files/Zapac/26047 is licensed under a Creative Commons license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
Views: 42861 HostGator
Managing Users in WordPress
 
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http://www.HostGator.com HostGator.com proudly presents "A comprehensive guide to all things WordPress", our up to date and ever growing list of videos demonstrating how to get the most out of your WordPress installation. This video is a visual walk through explaining how to manage multiple user names within the WordPress dashboard. By the end of this walk through, you should be able to achieve the following: - Adding a new user to your WordPress, to be able to log in to the dashboard. - Assigning a role to new users, such as administrative privileges or contributor. - Be able to determine the difference between privileges. - Be able to delete a previously created user. You can find additional articles about WordPress in our knowledge base by visiting the following link: http://support.hostgator.com/categories/specialized-help/technical/wordpress/
Views: 3223 HostGator
How to set up Web Disk with your HostGator cPanel
 
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Web Disk allows you set up a folder on your computer that is linked directly to a folder within your hosting account. Its a great alternative to FTP in that you can drag and drop files to and from your hosting account as if it were any other folder on your computer. This video demonstrates how easy it is to set this up using your HostGator cPanel. For more details, including operating system specific instructions, please visit: http://support.hostgator.com/articles/cpanel/accessing-web-disk-and-webdav
Views: 17093 HostGator
How to manage files with FileZilla
 
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This video will demonstrate how to manage your files using FileZilla.
Views: 9213 HostGator
How to drop tables from a database in phpMyAdmin
 
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This video will demonstrate how to drop tables from a database in phpMyAdmin. Related articles: https://support.hostgator.com/articles/specialized-help/technical/phpmyadmin/how-to-drop-tables-from-a-database-in-phpmyadmin
Views: 79102 HostGator
How to use the index manager
 
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If a directory on a site does not contain an index file, it default behavior is that it will simply list every file on that directory. This is not something that is always desirable and the index manager allow you to turn this feature off.
Views: 8311 HostGator
How to adjust diskspace quotas in WHM
 
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This video will demonstrate how easy it is to adjust the disk space quota for any account in your WHM panel. http://hostgator.com
Views: 8905 HostGator
How to view your hosting accounts disk space usage
 
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Hostgator cPanel allows you to keep track of your diskspace usage rather effortlessly by way of the cPanel. Visit us at http://hostgator.com
Views: 8554 HostGator
Adding a column to a database table in phpMyAdmin
 
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This video demonstrates how to add a column to a database table in phpMyAdmin. Related article: https://support.hostgator.com/articles/specialized-help/technical/phpmyadmin/adding-a-column-to-a-database-table-in-phpmyadmin
Views: 62225 HostGator
How to enable Spam Assassin
 
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Spam assassin allow you to flag and filter out spam as it comes into the server. This video shows you how to work with it. http://support.hostgator.com/articles/specialized-help/email/how-to-use-spam-assassin
Views: 28803 HostGator
How to create subdomains in your HostGator cPanel
 
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It is not always necessary to register a new domain name when the one you already own will work perfectly fine. Rather than registering a new domain name, you can always create sub domain using the domain you already own. This video demonstrates how to get the more mileage out of a domain name by simply creating subdomains within your cPanel. The ability to create unlimited subdomain is another great feature that comes a standard offering within our hosting plans. Check it out for your self at http://hostgator.com Additional tip: For those of looking to install Wordpress multiuser, just follow the instructions in this video to create your wildcard sub domain. Rather than typing in an actual name, use the asterisk symbol (*) and let your Wordpress MU installation will work it's magic!
Views: 52556 HostGator
Creating cPanel accounts with WHM
 
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This video demonstrates how easy it is to create hosting packages inside of WHM. http://support.hostgator.com/articles/webhost-manager-whm/how-do-i-create-a-cpanel-account
Views: 42567 HostGator
How to use Fantastico
 
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Fantastico allows you to install some of the most popular opensource software in just a few click. Programs like Wordpress, Joomla, Phpbb, and various others can be automatically installed for you by filling out a simple form, Fantastico does all the hard work for you.
Views: 4002 HostGator
How to Create a Package in WHM
 
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Creating a web hosting package inside of WHM (Web Host Manager). http://support.hostgator.com/articles/webhost-manager-whm/what-is-a-package
Views: 14279 HostGator
How to initially configure your server via WHM (Part 1)
 
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If you are new to WHM you may find yourself lost when trying to set up your server. This extensive video (1 of 2 parts) walks you through some of the most vital first steps and initial configurations for your server. http://hostgator.com
Views: 47399 HostGator
Setting Up and Managing Categories in WordPress
 
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http://www.HostGator.com HostGator.com proudly presents "A comprehensive guide to all things WordPress", our up to date and ever growing list of videos demonstrating how to get the most out of your WordPress installation. This video is a visual walk through managing catagories within your WordPress dashboard. By the end of this walk through, you should be able to achieve the following: - Manage and catalogue your posts and pages within the WordPress website. - Create a new catagory to assign to your future posts and pages. - Modify previously created catagories. - Changing the "slug" that is assigned to a catagory. - Be able to assign a parent and child category. - Be able to delete a category. You can find additional articles about WordPress in our knowledge base by visiting the following link: http://support.hostgator.com/categories/specialized-help/technical/wordpress/
Views: 17063 HostGator
Managing Comments Inside of WordPress
 
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http://www.HostGator.com HostGator.com proudly presents "A comprehensive guide to all things WordPress", our up to date and ever growing list of videos demonstrating how to get the most out of your WordPress installation. This video is a visual walk through explaining how to manage comments on your WordPress dashboard. By the end of this walk through, you should be able to achieve the following: - View all of the comments that have been left on your WordPress website. - Be able to delete or approve a comment, removing it forever or making it publicly visible. - Be able to provide a follow up comment and ultimately create a thread of comments. You can find additional articles about WordPress in our knowledge base by visiting the following link: http://support.hostgator.com/categories/specialized-help/technical/wordpress/
Views: 1438 HostGator
How to protect your files from being hotlinked
 
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If you want to prevent other from hotlinking your images or files this video provides a quick and easy to follow instruction on hot to enable hot link protection for your files and keep people from leeching off your bandwidth. More goodies at http://hostgator.com
Views: 17151 HostGator
Exporting MySQL databases and tables using phpMyAdmin
 
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This video demonstrates how to export databases and database tables in phpMyAdmin. Related article: http://support.hostgator.com/articles/specialized-help/technical/exporting-a-mysql-database-via-phpmyadmin
Views: 114763 HostGator
Searching through a MySQL database in phpMyAdmin
 
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This tutorial demonstrates how to run searches through databases in phpMyAdmin.
Views: 9756 HostGator
HostGator Careers
 
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http://www.hostgator.com HostGator.com is searching for a group of intelligent, energetic individuals to train for a successful career in Web Hosting. With positions starting as a Jr. Administrator, promotions are available through several well-defined routes within the company: Billing, Linux Admin, Windows Admin, Sales and more. HostGator provides a newly redesigned training course that introduces the fundamentals of web hosting including DNS, cPanel, and Domain Registration training as well as other critical fields in the industry. Afterwards, there is more opportunity to grow and develop your skills with additional continued education courses also provided by HostGator. If you are a motivated individual with a passion for Customer Service, as well as interested in developing your technical knowledge, you can start your new career in web hosting by applying today at: http://www.HostGator.com/jobs
Views: 2476 HostGator
How to configure FTP Voyager
 
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This video will demonstrate how to configure FTP voyager to connect to your remote FTP servers.
Views: 2421 HostGator
How to create a MySQL Database in cPanel
 
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Your HostGator cPanel allows you to easily create a MySQL database. This video will show you how effortless it is to, create the database, the database user, and hos to assign that user to your new database. This is a standard practice for anyone looking to manually install third party programs that make use of MySQL databases. More information can be found at: http://support.hostgator.com/articles/cpanel/how-do-i-create-a-mysql-database-a-user-and-then-delete-if-needed
Views: 49910 HostGator
How to Change Your Wordpress Password
 
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http://www.HostGator.com HostGator.com proudly presents "A comprehensive guide to all things WordPress", our up to date and ever growing list of videos demonstrating how to get the most out of your WordPress installation. This video is a visual walk through explaining how to manage your password on your WordPress dashboard. By the end of this walk through, you should be able to achieve the following: - Be able to change your WordPress password from inside of the WordPress dashboard. You can find additional articles about WordPress in our knowledge base by visiting the following link: http://support.hostgator.com/categories/specialized-help/technical/wordpress/ You can also view a companion article to this video, explaining how to change your WordPress password http://support.hostgator.com/articles/specialized-help/technical/wordpress/how-to-reset-wordpress-password
Views: 6858 HostGator
Introducing SiteLock at HostGator.com
 
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HostGator proudly presents SiteLock, the most powerful way to secure your website. http://support.hostgator.com/articles/offers-bonuses/sitelock/sitelock-security-for-small-business
Views: 10979 HostGator