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cPanel User Guide and Tutorial by Aric Pedersen

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Appendix A. Glossary

Add‑on Domain: Another domain (domain2.com) added to a cPanel account that acts as if it is separate from the main domain that cPanel manages (domain.com).

Anonymous FTP: This allows people without FTP accounts to access a special directory to upload or download files.

Apache Handlers: Handlers tell the web server itself how to handle certain types of files (.html, .cgi, .pl, and so on).

Apache: Common, free web page serving software.

Backup: The process of copying important data in case the original data becomes damaged or goes missing for some reason. Used as a noun it refers to the data that has been backed up.

Bandwidth: A measure of how much data is transferred to or from your website, e-mail, or FTP hosting account. ...

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