How to Manage Shared Hosting cPanel Account from Client Area

Last Updated on June 26, 2021 by Steve

This tutorial will assist you to manage your Best WordPress shared hosting account featuring cPanel from your client area. Currently at the time of posting we have four WordPress based/optimized shared hosting packages, WordPress Lite, WordPress Business, WordPress Pro, and finally WordPress Elite. At client area, you are given some quick and handy shortcuts to manage your cPanel without having to login to cPanel itself.

Step 1. Login to your Client Area.

If you need help logging into client area please follow this quick step by step tutorial.

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Client Area Login Page
Client Area Login Page

Step 2. Under Active Products/Services box, locate and click on Shared Hosting service you wish to manage.

Client Area Home Page
Client Area Home Page

Step 3. For this tutorial I will select my WordPress Elite product using the domain name emergingdanceacademy.com.

Active Products Services Tab
Active Products Services Tab

After selecting your shared hosting package, on next screen you will see several panes like ActionsUsage StatisticsQuick Shortcuts, Quick Create Email Account etc.

Package/Domain pane provides information on current hosting package and domain information

Addons & Extras pane displays information about any addons you purchased when purchasing web hosting package. It also provides the ability to purchase available addons to enhance your web hosting service.

Under Usage Statistics, you can check current disk and bandwidth usage of your shared WordPress hosting account.

Product Details Page
Product Details Page

Step 4. Under Actions pane, you can login to cPanel or webmail with one click.

Actions Pane Selected
Actions Pane Selected

Step 5. Under Quick Shortcuts, you are given some frequently used tools of cPanel. Using these cPanel shortcuts, you can perform some quick operations like access addon domains, email accounts, MySQL databases etc. without login to cPanel.

Quick Shortcuts
Quick Shortcuts

Step 6. Under Quick Create Email Account, you can create an email account from client area itself.

Quick Create Email Account

Step 7. Billing Overview pane displays useful information about current web hosting account such as billing cycle, recurring amount, payment method etc.

Billing Overview Pane

Conclusion

This tutorial covered the functionality that  is available for cPanel in the client area. For access to complete advanced functionality that cPanel offers you must login to cPanel by clicking on cPanel link in Actions pane.

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