Advice 1: How to upload files to your hosting

Hosting is a service that place your website on their server. It provides storage space for site files, open Internet access and the necessary software for the functioning of the website.
You will need
  • computer connected to the Internet, hosting, browser, Total Commander
Instruction
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The control panel of most hosting accounts include a file Manager, which allows you to upload files to the hosting directly from the page in the browser. To do this, select in the main window hosting control panel 'File Manager' and click on the link. You will see a window that displays your directory on the hosting. Go to folder public_html and click on the button "Download". On the screen appear a window for selecting the file to upload from your computer. Select the file you want to upload to the hosting, and then click "Upload". This way you can without running additional software to upload multiple files, but for rare exceptions, file managers hosters don't support uploading of directories. To download number of files, which number in the hundreds, this method is very inconvenient and time consuming.
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You can get out of the situation, pre-placing of a directory or large number of files in the archives. Most hosters support packing and unpacking of archives in the most popular formats such as: tar, tar.gz, tar.bz2, zip and rar. To do this, create on your computer the files in one of these formats and upload it to the correct directory on the host as a single file. In the file Manager of the hosting select the downloaded file by clicking next to its name check in the check box and click on the link "Unzip". The screen will appear a window where you select what folder on the host to unpack the archive and click OK. This way you can fill in the hosting Packed engine of the entire site and clicking "Unzip", deploy it on hosting.
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To easily fill a large number of files, you need to use FTP access. To connect to FTP server web hosting with the help of special programs - FTP client or by simply using the distributed file Manager - Total Commander. With it, you will be able to fill a large number of files on the host without archiving. Saving connection settings for FTP, you don't need to go into control panel hosting every time you want to send new files.
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To connect to the FTP server hosting, run Total Commander. Click in main menu "FTP" and click "Connect to the FTP server". On the screen a window which displays a list of all available connections via FTP. Click the "Add" button and in the appeared window enter a connection name that will appear in the connection list, then in the appropriate fields of the FTP server address, username and password to connect via FTP. If your hosting provider requires you to use passive mode to exchange via FTP, select the corresponding check box. Press the OK button. Double-click on the created connection in the list.
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After connecting in one of the Windows Total Commander will open the contents of your directory on the hosting. To fill the files, simply copy them into this window, as well as for simple copying of files on the computer. Copying files from a Windows FTP connection, you can download files from the host back to the computer. Similar to conventional operations in Total Commander you can rename, delete, and edit files located on the hosting.

Advice 2: How to upload website to the hosting

As soon as it finishes work on creation of the site on the local computer, the programmer or the web designer proceeds to the next step. It copies all the files and folders on a remote server via ftp Protocol. Ftp is becoming an integral part in the development and promotion of sites.
You will need
  • Software "FileZilla".
Instruction
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In order to move your website from your computer to the remote server must have ftp client FileZilla from the manufacturer. To date, this ftp client is one of the best among free products. Therefore, starting the work of copying website files to the server, stop the choice on FileZilla. Install this ftp client and run it.
How to upload website to the hosting
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Click menu "File" - select "site Manager". In the opened window you must specify the login details that you received when you purchased access to the server:
- "host" - in this text box, specify the IP of the server;

in the User field enter your nick and in the field "password" enter the password;

- from the drop-down list of "login Type, select Normal and click "Connect".
How to upload website to the hosting
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After connecting to the ftp server will be downloaded directories: the left side of the program window are your files, and the right side is the files on your server. Look in the server public_html folder. In this folder you need to copy all the files and folders to your site:
- in the left part of the window, select all files pressing Ctrl+A;

- click on the highlighted files, right-click and select "Download."

Usually, files are downloaded in about 10-15 minutes. At this time, you can read the hosting document and read in the file ReadMe.txt what permissions do I need to put all the files on the server.
How to upload website to the hosting
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After downloading files, note the 3 tabs at the bottom of the page, they show the status of the file transfer to the server. If the title of the tabs "Failed transfers" indicates any digit other than 0, it is necessary to re-transfer these files.

After performing these steps, select all the files in the right side of the program window - click on these files, right-click - select "access Rights to the file. Enter a numeric value, such as 777 or 755. By default, most servers automatically sets the value to 755.
How to upload website to the hosting
Useful advice
The information to connect to the FTP server provides hosting. In most cases, they are sent to your email immediately after registration. If you can't find the server name, login and password to connect, contact technical support of your hosting to obtain them.
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