Jun 6, 2006
Atlanta, GA
Your best bet is to take a look at the cpanel help document that can be found in the lower left hand corner of your whm console or cpanel screen.

cPanel supports FTP, FrontPage, and a web based file manager to get the files to your site.

When uploading your site it needs to go in the public_html folder for your site to be viewable from the web. (most servers that I have seen accept index.html, or index.php as main page names)

If you can not get into your reseller account to view the docs go here:


Well-Known Member
Apr 28, 2006
acheap said:
Im a reseller newbie can somebody please help me upload a website.........PLEASE[email protected]
send me an email at ezwebsol[at]gmail.com if you need help, I'll help you out.


Well-Known Member
Dec 14, 2005
Planet Earth
1. You can copy files to your account using the ftp. You may use your cPanel username and password for this. You can use different FTP clients like CuteFTP, WS_FTP or SmartFTP for uploading the contents.

2. You can also upload files through cPanel File Manager. Your cPanel is located at http://domain.com:2082 and you can login by using the username/password .After reaching the File Manager,browse to public_html folder and use the feature "Upload file(s)".

3. All files that you need to access via http (web browser) should be placed in /home/username/public_html/ directory.

4. Both /home/username /www/ and /home/username /public_html/ ends up to the same location so you can use the either one.

5. You may upload the main page such as index.html or index.php to the public_html/ directory in order to make it your main page.

6. You may put the pages in the same directory public_html/ directory or can make separate directory for it and make a link it from your index page.

I hope this information helps.