Category: Guides

How to Install and Configure DirectAdmin on a VPS

Looking to join the DirectAdmin community? This post will guide you through the easy process of installing and configuring DirectAdmin on a Virtual Private Server (VPS) including some additional security tips and usage examples. This guide will take approximately 10-15 minutes to read through. 1 – Introduction to DirectAdmin...

How to Backup Your SmallWeb DirectAdmin Hosting Plan

Backups are a vital part to having an online presence. If you make a change or something goes wrong you will need a reliable copy of your data to revert back to. With SmallWeb’s shared and reseller hosting plans it’s easier than ever to create a backup of your...

How to Customise The DirectAdmin Reseller Panel

If you’ve just started your own business with our reseller hosting plans you may be interested in customising the DirectAdmin control panel to look a way that suits your fancy, such as including your own independent branding or changing the colour scheme. This post will go through the basics...

How to Start Your Very Own SmallWeb Blogging Journey

Blogging has been popular for many years now due to how it can inspire creativity for the users who participate in it. If you’re a creative type with a passion for writing and expressing yourself then it might just be for you! So in this article, we’re going to...

How to Start an E-commerce Store with SmallWeb

Online retail is a massively growing industry and more and more people are wanting to start a business from home. Thanks to SmallWeb it’s now incredibly easy and affordable to do so. Using tools like WooCommerce through WordPress and Softaculous with our Directadmin hosting can get your business online...

How to Secure Your WordPress Sites in 5 Easy Steps

So, you’ve just installed WordPress with your SmallWeb hosting plan, or you’ve had it going for a while now. You may have installed it with the Softaculous installer via the DirectAdmin Control Panel or you may have manually configured it. In either case, the question remains: How can you...

How to Back Up a WordPress Blog

Just because your website and content is out there on the World Wide Web doesn’t mean it’s safe. You should always retain multiple copies of your data in case something was to ever go wrong. This blog post will give you a brief overview of some different methods to...