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Bandwidth Bandwidth is a measurement of data transfer capacity.  Each hosting package has a specific... CGI-BIN A cgi-bin is a directory found on web servers that allows for the use of .cgi and .pl... CHMOD CHMOD is a set of permissions that are assigned to a file.  Scripts and files can be CHMOD... DNS Domain Name System is a translation between domain names and IP addresses that allows your site... FTP File Transfer Protocol is the easiest and most secure way to transfer files over the internet.... IMAP Internet Message Access Protocol is a method of accessing email or newsgroup postings which are... MySQL MySQL is a database management system which holds a structured collection of data.  SQL... Nameservers Nameservers point your domain to the correct web hosting server, so that when someone enters your... POP Post Office Protocol is the internet standard for inbound mail from your web hosting... Ping Ping is a computer network tool used to test whether a particular website/host is reachable... Plesk Plesk is a control panel that allows you to manage your hosting account. Propagation Propagation is the time it takes for your DNS settings to register across the internet and become... SMTP Simple Mail Transfer Protocol is the internet standard for host-to-host mail transport. ... SSH Secure Shell is a network protocol that allows data to be exchanged using a secure channel... SSL Secure Socket Layer works to establish an encrypted link between a website and a clients browser.... Spam Spam is the abuse of electronic messaging systems to send unsolicited bulk messages. Subdomain A subdomain is an address which operates just below your top level address.  Subdomains are... Traceroute Traceroute is a computer network tool used to determine the route taken by packets across an IP... WHMCS WHMCS is the client management, billing and support system.  It's used by customers to... cPanel cPanel is a web-based control panel to help you manage your hosting account online.
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