How to Use FTP (A Complete Guide for Beginners)

How to Use FTP (A Complete Guide for Beginners)

Author: fixrunner

Date: November 30, 2020 

Category: Maintenance, Tips and tricks, Tutorials

Running a WordPress site entails several processes. Downloading and installing plugins, updating them, troubleshooting errors,  uploading files, and editing files are just a few. While some of these tasks can be done through your dashboard, you need FTP for others.

FTP stands for File Transfer Protocol and is a fast and effective way of managing your WordPress files. You can edit files, create backups, transfer files from your local computer to remote servers (and vice versa), install WordPress, among other things.

Even though FTP is valuable, some WordPress users find it hard to use. If you are one of

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written by fixrunner.