How to point a domain to Managed WordPress with GoDaddy

If you are a Managed WordPress customer with a GoDaddy domain, you need to point your domain to HostPapa. Follow these steps: Log in to your HostPapa Dashboard.  Click on My WordPress to access your Managed WordPress control panel. Under Site Information, locate your CDN site URL (e.g. eisp8ck5xl.wpdns.site): Log […]

Understanding the grey cloud in your Cloudflare dashboard

IMPORTANT: cPanel no longer supports Cloudflare, and because of that, neither does HostPapa. If you wish to enable Cloudflare, please follow the steps in our Knowledge Base article How to enable Cloudflare on your domain. In this article, we’ll be talking about the grey cloud in Cloudflare. Subdomains that have […]

Cloudflare and wildcard subdomains

IMPORTANT: cPanel no longer supports Cloudflare, and because of that, neither does HostPapa. If you wish to enable Cloudflare, please follow the steps in our Knowledge Base article How to enable Cloudflare on your domain. For security reasons, Cloudflare does not proxy traffic to wildcard subdomains. You have to explicitly […]

How to access the Managed WordPress Dashboard

HostPapa’s Managed WordPress service has a new control panel available. Log in to your HostPapa Dashboard.  Click on My WordPress.  Once My WordPress is clicked, the following control panel will load: If your live domain is pointed and configured on Managed WordPress service, you will see it on the control […]

cPanel control panel overview

The cPanel control panel is used for managing your server settings. It supports a wide selection of features for working with files and folders, configuring DNS records, managing domains and sub-domains, managing email, working with databases, and much more. Accessing cPanel The cPanel control panel layout  cPanel statistics Files Databases […]

How to create a wildcard subdomain in cPanel

Wildcard subdomains are a useful cPanel feature that allows you to direct non-existing subdomains to a specific folder on your server. They serve as a “catch-all” location so that if a user enters a subdomain URL that has yet to be created (for example, http://nothinghere.yourdomain.com), they will be directed to […]

How to enable Cloudflare on your domain

Shared Hosting and Reseller Hosting customers can enable Cloudflare. In this article, we’ll show you how to activate Cloudflare on your HostPapa Shared Hosting account: If you have purchased Protection Power or SiteLock Shield, CDN is already included in your plan, and there is no need to enable or sign […]

How to add and remove domains in Plesk

If your hosting package includes more than one domain name, you can add domains to your server. Before adding a domain that will use a second-level domain (like example.com), make sure you register your domain name with HostPapa.  Note: You can also add a domain you’ve registered elsewhere.   You can […]