Lynda – Creating a subdomain with a custom control panel
Managing a Hosted Web Site shows how to set up a web site on a host’s server and perform common server tasks.
Working in two web hosting utilities, cPanel and Plesk, as well as in a custom control panel, author Ray Villalobos explores purchasing a domain, setting up FTP accounts, and configuring web mail.
The course also explains setting up password protection, creating a MySQL database, and working with subdomains.
Choosing server features
Getting a domain name
Using an FTP client
Understanding link references
Setting up webmail with forwards
Protecting user information and directories
Working with databases
Creating shortcuts with subdomains