Getting Started with GreenGeeks

Welcome aboard. We’ve put together this Getting Started Guide to help you hit the ground running and make the most of your GreenGeeks account. The Basics Learn the basics of your account to help you get started. New Account Timeline Login to your Account Manager Domain Names & DNS Two components make your website work, […]

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Getting Started: Setting Up FTP Accounts in cPanel

FTP user accounts have access to your website’s files and can upload, download, delete and change permissions on most files in the directories they have access to. You can also create FTP users that have restricted access to only the directories you specify, so you can give an FTP user access to one part of a […]

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Getting Started: Building Your Website with SitePad

SitePad is a website building feature that can help you put together a website very quickly. It will create everything you need to get you an online presence in just a few clicks. If you want to get started by building a simple website using SitePad, then follow these simple steps and you will have […]

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Getting Started: Adding Let’s Encrypt SSL to Your GreenGeeks Account

The SSL certificate is a vital part of building a successful website. This is because it not only offers protection to visitors, but search engines like Goolge also put more emphasis on sites beginning with “https://”. Adding an SSL certificate is easy with GreenGeeks. From the Account Manager screen, click the “Security” section on the […]

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Getting Started: Setting Up Email Forwarding

Email forwarding sends messages coming into one email address to another. For example, when an email is sent to you@ggexample.com, a copy of the message is sent—or forwarded—to you@gmail.com. Setting up Email Forwarding Log in to your GreenGeeks Account Manager and go to cPanel by clicking the “cPanel Login” button in the “Quick Server Login” […]

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Getting Started: Using Softaculous to Install WordPress

You can get started with WordPress quickly and easily by using the Softaculous one-click installer that is located in the cPanel area of your GreenGeeks Account Manager. This article assumes that you have your domain name transferred to your GreenGeeks account and that you are ready to install WordPress Sign in to your GreenGeeks Account […]

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Getting Started: How to Reset Your GreenGeeks Account Password

There are two ways to update your GreenGeeks account password. First, we’ll go through the steps to take if you’ve forgotten your password and cannot log in. After that, we’ll show you how to change your password from within the Account Manager. Resetting a Lost GreenGeeks Account Password If you need to reset a GreenGeeks […]

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Getting Started: Updating Your GreenGeeks Account Contact Information

It’s important to provide up-to-date contact information for your account so we can contact you should the need arise. If your street address, telephone number, or email address should change, please update your account contact information. Updating Account Contact Information at GreenGeeks Log in to your GreenGeeks Account Manager. Click the “Hello” link and click […]

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Getting Started: Updating Your GreenGeeks Payment Information

It’s important to provide up-to-date payment information to avoid potential service disruptions. Even if your credit card number has not changed, and an incorrect expiration date can cause payment failure. Make sure to check your payment details before your account is scheduled to renew. Updating Payment Information at GreenGeeks Log in to your GreenGeeks Account […]

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Getting Started: Changing Length of Hosting Cycle

If you want to change the length of your hosting cycle, then this is referred to as a “billing cycle” change. There are a few simple things to remember when you are talking to us regarding a hosting, or billing cycle change. If you are a new user and you are signing up for a […]

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