To use FTP, you need:
This guide will help you find the information you need to use FTP with your website.
If you are using Managed WordPress, instead see our guide to using sFTP.
In order to use FTP with your hosting, you will need the following settings from your hosting account.
|Setting||What you need|
|Host||Your hosted domain name or IP address (cPanel / Plesk / Web & Classic)|
|Password||Reset your FTP password (cPanel / Plesk / Web & Classic)|
Although we recommend FileZilla for FTP, there are many other programs and Website-builders that use FTP as well. You can use these instructions to upload your Website with FTP with the program of your choice.
|FileZilla (recommended)||FileZilla: FTP settings to upload your website|
|Dreamweaver||Publish your website with Dreamweaver (CS4 / CS5 / CS6)|
|Adobe Muse||Adobe Muse: How to publish a website|
|iWeb||iWeb: Publish your website|
|Microsoft Expression Web||Using Microsoft Expression Web 4 to Create and Upload Your Website|