Do we ask too much of people who write tutorials? I have a common problem, I’m not that bright most of the time. Most people aren’t. Most people don’t have to be because we can all Google things and that’s as bright as we need to be in the modern age and I’m mostly OK […]

FTP – Or how to put baby in the corner.

FTP, or File Transfer Protocol is the method used to get a file from your computer on your desk to the file server that your website is hosted on. To do this you need two things:

An FTP account with your hosting providor.
An FTP program.

The FTP account will come as part of your hosting account with your service providor. You’ll be given an address something like ftp.yourdomain.com and a username and password to access it. This will give you access to the directories on the server where your website files are stored.