Hangout Recap: How to use cPanel with GoDaddy Web Hosting

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On March 27th, 2014, Ben Gabler, Jennifer Davis and Matt Gaspar of the GoDaddy Hosting Product Team held a Hangout to share the latest on cPanel Hosting at GoDaddy, as well as answer questions from our community of developers, designers, resellers and other web professionals.

cPanel Hosting

Here are the highlights:

  • GoDaddy hosting is fast, according to independent tests
  • The team went through a number of aspects of the cPanel implementation
    • Server hosting configuration
    • Security and intrusion detection processes that are in place
    • Software configuration overview (cPanel, CloudLinux, CentOS, and others)
    • UI overview and live demo of the GoDaddy-skinned cPanel (settings, one-click installs, etc.)
    • How to enable SSH access on cPanel
    • Usability improvements and email setup
  • There was also an overview of key roadmap items (coming soon)
    • Migration tools to move from other hosts to GoDaddy
    • Migration from shared to VPS
    • CloudLinux upgrades
    • Office365 integration
    • Integrations with SiteLock, Managed WordPress, Locu and others

Want to watch the Hangout yourself? Here you go!

Here’s the full slide deck:

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Christopher Carfi
A veteran of both startups and the enterprise, Chris has a deep track record in developing customer community and evangelist programs for brands such as Adobe, H&R Block and Aruba Networks while holding executive positions at Ant’s Eye View and Edelman Digital, and he was co-founder and CEO at Cerado. He currently lives in the Bay Area with his family.