How do I upload the files which make up my website?

To upload the files which make up your web site to your HostRocket account you will need to use one of the following:

- An FTP program
(ex: WS_FTP, CuteFTP)

- A web publishing program with file transfer capability
(ex: Microsoft Frontpage, Macromedia Dreamweaver MX)

- The File Manager in your HostRocket Control Panel

Each of these three options are reviewed in detail in other FAQs which can be found under this topic area as well as the "FTP & SSH", "Microsoft Frontpage" and "Control Panel Help" topic areas. For most purposes, your primary website's files should be uploaded into the public_html/ directory.

Was this answer helpful?

 Print this Article

Also Read

How do I clear my browser's cache?

Here is a good resource for how to clear your browser's cache, where you can find instructions...

How do I create my web site?

As far as creating your web site there are many web authoring programs and WYSIWYG (What You See...

Index file naming conventions

By default our servers will look for (in order) a file by the name of index.htm, index.html,...

Web Site 101 - Creating and uploading your very first test page

You have just opened a web hosting account here at HostRocket. This is your first web hosting...

How do I verify my account?

To verify any changes to the account, the following will be accepted: The 5 digit support pin...