File transfer protocol and secure shell are the most popular ways to transfer and work on websites without a visual builder. They allow you to connect to servers and transfer files of different types, and to manipulate them via command line. We introduce you to all three of these protocols.
Intro To FTP, SFTP & SSH
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What’s the DifferenceHow you connect to your website server is important. FTP (file transfer protocol) is the least secure way to do so, but there are still many hosts that only support this method. SFTP is secure FTP, and SSH is secure shell. We'll visit each ...
Using SFTPSFTP is Secure File Transfer Protocol. Aside from SSH, it's the most popular way for site owners to connect to remote systems for file uploads and downloads. We walk through some setup and real connection using modern software....
Using SSHSSH (Secure Shell) is the most modern and secure way to connect to a remote machine. We'll review what this looks like from a hosting perspective and what it means to you as a webmaster. We'll connect to a modern system and teach you must k...