Frequently Asked questions
Plesk is a web hosting control panel that provides various functions to manage the hosting, servers, and sites. Plesk has an attractive and easy to use interface. Novice users, as well as professionals, find Plesk a resourceful control panel.
Various third-party apps such as WordPress, Joomla, Drupal, OpenCart, etc. are accessible from the Plesk dashboard itself. You can install any of them in 1-click, without downloading and uploading the packages.
Plesk comes in multiple languages, and users familiar with different languages can easily manage their servers. With mobile app support for Android and IOS, one can monitor their server on the go.
Plesk has a large number of features that helps the users (beginners and experts) to manage the servers and sites.
Few of them are:
- Upload. Edit and manage files and folders
- Create FTP user accounts
- Create, and manage email accounts
- Set up a new domain, subdomains, and directories
- Create, edit and manage databases
- Make a backup and restore backup files
- View web log files
- Manage DNS and setup name servers
- And many other functions
There are many alternatives to Plesk, both open-source alternative and commercial web hosting managers.
However, the most popular is cPanel.
cPanel has features similar to Plesk, but cPanel only works on Linux OS. In comparison, you can install Plesk on both Linux distribution and Windows servers.
The main difference between Plesk and cPanel is the look of their control panel. Then both of the hosting managers support different operating systems.
The Plesk interface looks similar to the WordPress admin dashboard, and it supports both Linux and Windows servers. On the other side, cPanel’s interface is only compatible with Linux distribution.
You can do customization of the Plesk interface and technical capabilities. However, you will need a developer who understands the working of Plesk.
Plesk allows you to make changes in its panel so it can complement the brand’s identity.
Yes, you can monitor your server on mobile using Plesk. Plesk has a mobile app for android and IOS that lets you manage the server on the move.
The process of installing and setting Plesk is straight-forward. You can install it yourself or let our technical team do it for you. There is nothing to worry about the Plesk installation process.
We are available 24/7/365 to provide support to you.
Our support team is only a few minutes away from you. You can connect with us via live chat, mail, or social media regarding any issue with Plesk Hosting.