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Why cPanel?

daiondoroga

New Member
I have seen many customers asking for only cPanel, I wonder why they find cPanel better then any other control panels?

What is your opinion on this?
 

Richard

CRM Consultant
Premium Member
Clients are used to cPanel, so they ask for it. It's really that simple.

There have been times in the past, that our (Galaxy-Solutions) clients cannot afford cPanel on their dedicated server, so they pick VHCS. After a week, they are loving it even more than cPanel.
 

Keagle

NLC
NLC
Yeah. I'm used to CPanel, so i'd rather have it. I know there are better panels out there, but as it's become the "standard", if you will, then Clients believe that it is the best Panel.
 

J J

Member
cPanel to me is more user-friendly than other Control panels. Also users who don't know how to upload forum scripts like phpbb or SMF use fantastico in cPanel. So it's easier for them as it's instantly setup, for them. But cPanel is nice becuase it gives you detailed information about Traffic your site is recieving, and other nice features. :)
 

AvailNetworks

Greetings
NLC
general the people I see who like cpanel and refuse to use anything else have never actually used anything else.

there are far better control panels than cpanel out there from both the user standpoint and the admins standpoint
 

James-A

Active Member
Cpanel is fast and easy to use and you will be quick to pick up the ropes with it.
It allows lots of control and the fantastico is great.
 

Bruce

Well-Known Member
NLC
Well, I haven't used cPanel for quite a while. I wasn't impressed with it all the last time I used it (cPanel 3), but maybe it has improved since then.
 

VPS9

Member
cPanel is a very popular web-based control panel. It is full-featured website development tools that help in your website's management using a graphical user interface. With the Cpanel, you can manage the important aspects of file management, FTP, backups, email management, domain and sub-domain control, user management network Tools, MySQL database administration, etc
 

Cain Brendon

New Member
cPanel helps to manage your website with ease,all the basic functionalities are available at your fingertips.The User Interface is such that the users are drawn into it,there are many modules which have their own functionalities
,ex:File System:to manage files and backup,Domains-creation/addition of domains,Publisher-provide ready made templates that are needed to host a website,Database-to manage data and so on.
thus making cPanel a user friendly website development tool.
 

AdrianG001

New Member
cPanel is good for those who want to save their time and cost.

Good due to the following feature:

  1. You can access multiple communication podiums and settings under this feature. Other features include flexibility of creating email accounts, delete emails, email messaging, email filtering and filter creation, email forwarding, automatic spam blocking and more.
  2. Clone your website to test any changes before you make
    it to your live site
  3. Most of the apps can be installed if your native language
  4. Well documented and easy to use API and SDK for your
    convenience
  5. Use the File Restoration interface to restore items
    from backed-up files.
  6. Use the Backup Wizard interface as a step-by-step
    guide to assist you in backup creation.

Regards,
Adrian
 

ResellBox.Net

New Member
Customers prefer cPanel as the interface is very easy to handle,operations to be performed on your website are easily accessible in terms of modules on the cpanel.
Ex:File Manager-helps to create/edit files and for back-ups
Domains-help to add a domain/sub-domain.
Database-to create/edit/delete data.
Errors:to know website errors.
e-mails-to manage mails and redirects.
Softwares:to install any applications.

it depends from one user to the other,as to which panel they prefer.compared to plesk,cPanels are lower in cost.
 

qtechservers

New Member
The new cPanel pricing has led many in the web hosting world consider whether or not to continue with cPanel in the long run. But for now, a lot of cPanel customers have decided to stick to cPanel or offer alternate like DirectAdmin, Plesk, etc. to their customers.
 
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