Easy cPanel Tutorials
Using Gmail to Handle EarthGirl Email
Using Gmail to manage your mail is a great way to save space on your server, and it’s really handy, too! Here’s how: From your Gmail account, click the Settings icon on the top-right of your screen, then select See All Settings. Click Accounts and Import from the top menu. Incoming Email In the section marked Check mail from…Read More
Creating a Subdomain in cPanel
Subdomains are prefixes that you add to your main domain to create a new destination on your hosting account. For example, if your domain name is “greenwidgets.com” then a possible subdomain could be “buy.greenwidgets.com”. Adding a subdomain will give you the option to add separate content to your site while staying on your domain. Here’s…Read More
Stop Spam in my cPanel Email
We’ve Got You! Earth Girl Hosting enables this feature by default. If you’re with us, you’re covered! Putting an end to unwanted email in your cPanel email account is a click away with Apache Spam Assassin. Here’s how: First, log into your cPanel account (https://mysite.com/cpanel) Once there, you can search for “Spam Filters” using the…Read More
Resizing Images in cPanel? Yes, You Sure Can!
Most people don’t know this one exists. It’s really very easy and quite handy. Do you have some giant images on your hosting account that you need to make not-so-giant? Let me show you how: First, log into your cPanel (https://yoursite.com/cpanel) Use the search bar to find the Images link, then click to open it.…Read More
How Do I Know If My Website Has A Virus?
It can really happen to any of us. Getting a virus on your website is not only frustrating, but it can be very costly. Prevention is always the best course of action, but sometimes it just gets past you. Prevention starts with the basics: Choose a unique password & change it now and then Be…Read More