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cPanel and DirectAdmin both pinoeer in the integrating third party apps to allow for more combined usage out of their panels. They do this by partnering with those developers to provide a robust platform that your average user could utilize for whatever project need that they have, we go over some of them below as […]

cPanel and Directadmin both offer the expected features such as SQL, DNS and Email. We’ll provide the basics and show the comparisons between the two panels. SQL DirectAdmin also supports MySQL version 8 where cPanel supports up to version 5.7 (current as of August 2019). Both panels store the SQL server’s configuration files at /etc/my.cnf. […]

cPanel and Directadmin both offer methods of implementing PHP and Webserver changes, modules and/or configurations. We’ll go into each respective methods of handling this and how they go about it while providing relevant information that you may or may not find as useful as we did. 🙂 The Webserver and PHP Implementation Because the PHP […]

There are two well-known panels of the webhosting industry that provide a platform of tools to be utilized in the control and functioning of a server. We’ll be taking an in depth look at the differences between cPanel and DirectAdmin features, everything that they have to offer. The Graphical User Interface Both panels offer a […]

CSF Notifications 101: Common Notifications from CSF/LFD Common CSF/LFD False Positives and How to Stop The Notifications It is worrisome when you receive a notification from the firewall regarding a suspicious process, especially for those processes that you do not readily recognize. That is why KnownHost has compiled a list of some common alerts that […]

CSF Notifications 101: Common Notifications from CSF/LFD Common CSF/LFD False Positives and How to Stop The Notifications ConfigServer Security & Firewall (csf) with Login Failure Daemon (lfd) is “A Stateful Packet Inspection (SPI) firewall, Login/Intrusion Detection and Security application for Linux servers.”official page)) This comes pre-installed on our cPanel servers and has many useful features to […]

Email Best Practices 101: Email Best Practices: Avoiding the Spam Box and Blacklists Email Best Practices: Mail Server Configuration Email Best Practices: Email Design and Feedback Loops This section of the guide will help detail and explain the methods for properly configuring your server for mail. Configuring your mail server is an involved process, however, […]

Email Best Practices 101: Email Best Practices: Avoiding the Spam Box and Blacklists Email Best Practices: Mail Server Configuration Email Best Practices: Email Design and Feedback Loops This article will be thoroughly detailed across the different areas of Email Best Practices; this page will focus on the different influences of email, what they do, and […]

Email Best Practices 101: Email Best Practices: Avoiding the Spam Box and Blacklists Email Best Practices: Mail Server Configuration Email Best Practices: Email Design and Feedback Loops The design of an email is important to consider. A compelling email subject, or ‘call to action’, can determine whether or not the email is even opened by […]