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Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by misholini, Nov 18, 2015.

  1. misholini

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    Hi,
    In cPanel 11 I can host addon domain in a folder outside public_html. Is that good idea in terms of accessibility, speed and would everything else function normally. Also would that impact on SEO of the website hosted outside public_html. My hosting provider advised me not to move outside public_html folder in order for the website to be accessible. Can you please advise.
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    There is no change in functionality or accessibility/speed when configuring the document root outside of the public_html directory. It should make no difference with SEO.

    Thank you.
     
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    Thanks for your response, glad to hear that, it makes it so much neater to have addon domain's content aside from the main domain's folders.
     
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