Ingram Micro Web Hosting is a complete solution that includes everything you need to get your personal or business website online. Customers can launch their websites on a Linux-based or Windows-based shared web hosting platform.

This Web Hosting Starter Guide is intended as a reference to help you set up your domain, mailboxes, databases and site applications. It guides you through setting up your domain, mailboxes, databases and site applications. For more information, please see the Web Hosting section of our knowledge base here.

The topics covered in this starter guide include the following:

Configuring Admin Users

You may have an administrator who needs to access certain subscriptions and perform certain tasks within your account. It is possible to create specific user accounts for these users, and provide them access to specific subscriptions or actions. Follow the link below for instructions on creating and configuring administrative user accounts.

Creating Admin Users and Assigning Privileges

Setting Up Your Domain

Before you can upload your website, you should make sure that your hosting plan is connected with your domain. Follow the below link to see instructions on how to set up your domain.

Setting Up Your Domain

Creating a New Email Address

Your Web Hosting plan includes a number of email accounts. In order to send and receive mail, you need to create new email addresses. Follow the link below for step-by-step instructions for creating a new email address.

Creating a New Email Address

Uploading Your Site

In order to make your website content public, you will need to upload that content to the server. The instructions at the link below explain how you can connect with your server via FTP in order to upload your site content.

Uploading Your Site

Managing Databases

Databases are common tools for running websites. One or more MySQL databases is included with your Web Hosting subscription depending on which plan you purchase. If necessary, you can purchase more PostGRE or MSSQL databases as additional resources. The link below contains instructions for creating new databases.

Managing Databases

Installing Applications

Our one-click installer makes it quick and simple to install the most popular web applications that are used today on the web.  The instructions at the link below guide you through the process of installing a new application.

Installing Applications

After following the instructions laid our above, you should have a good understanding of the basic functions required to set up and use your Web Hosting account. For more information on Web Hosting or our other Hosted Solutions, see our comprehensive knowledge base at http://kb.cloud.im/.