The GeeksCloud Control Panel was made to bring in enhancements to the usual web site managing interface. The previous Control Panel front runner – cPanel, was made more than ten years ago and has not been through an essential enhancement ever since. The GeeksCloud Control Panel is built on the concepts of the present day, providing ease of use and user friendliness to all website managing duties you can think of.
Go all the way down and examine the two Control Panel tools, find out more about their advantages and drawbacks and discover which will come up to your requirements the most.
1. Domain/billing/website controls
Using the GeeksCloud Control Panel you will be able to take care of all your web sites, domains and mailboxes from the same place. You don’t have to depend on any additional billing or domain user interfaces.
The cPanel Control Panel doesn’t offer concurrent control over domain names and websites. You receive one invoicing panel for your domain names and invoices, and yet another Control Panel for your web sites.
2. File Hierarchy
Maintaining different domain names and sites from a single account needs to be effortless. Within the GeeksCloud Control Panel, each domain and subdomain is situated in a separate folder and is 100% independent from the rest.
Using the cPanel Control Panel, you’ve one web hosting account for your primary site and in case you’d like to include additional web sites within the same hosting account, they’re going to be added as subfolders of your main web site. This could make taking care of a wide range of sites definitely complicated.
3. File Manager
Using the File Manager of the GeeksCloud Control Panel, you will have absolute control of the data files of your websites. You will be able to speedily add new files utilizing drag–and–drop feature, effectively modify several files at a time through the multi–selection functionality, unzip archives in a click, change files with the included plain and WYSWYG editors and many more.
The File Manager featured in the cPanel Control Panel has been modified several times in recent times, nonetheless it still fails to offer good results when compared with other web–based file management applications. You can’t use a drag–n–drop functionality to publish data files, the archive/unarchive tool may be unreliable sometimes and the file editing interface is limited in options.
4. Totally free Extras
Using the GeeksCloud Control Panel, you you’ll receive a large amount of no–cost bonus features created by us. They’re available at zero cost with each cloud hosting solution, which utilizes the Control Panel. With each plan, your able to use instruments like the Easy Web Site Installer, the 1 Click Applications Installer, the PHP 1 Click Framework Installer, the Free Web Site Generation Instrument, a set of Advanced Instruments, and a lot more.
Each hosting company delivering cPanel decides on its own what free bonuses to to use in your hosting package. And since cPanel is a paid Control Panel, the free–of–cost gifts also have to be paid by the web hosting supplier. This will undoubtedly raise the cost of your hosting plan, so the complimentary bonus tools listed in your service will actually be paid.
5. Control Panel Performance Rates
The GeeksCloud Control Panel is made employing the latest web related technologies. This way, it uses in full the potential of your browser and Internet access to help you handle your web sites extremely fast. In our comparison tests, when doing identical operations, our Control Panel reached 3 times better speeds than competitive control panels.
cPanel is still working on a platform from a decade ago and can really be slow from time to time. The cPanel development team has carried out a serious step with the launch of cPanel accelerated. Then again, in comparison tests, standard website administration tasks often demonstrate much better outcomes with less popular Control Panel interfaces.
6. Multi–domain name Control
Using the GeeksCloud Control Panel, you are able to manage a wide range of domain names and sites from just one place. Transitioning between domain management and web site management is done by moving to a new part of the Control Panel. There is no need to log into a different interface to control your site.
If you attempt to accommodate numerous domains in a cPanel website hosting account, you’ll be facing a truly difficult directory structure. In general, cPanel web hosting accounts are engineered to manage only one domain. This way, if you want to handle ten domain names concurrently, for instance, you will have to setup 10 unique accounts. Otherwise, all of the additional domain names’ data files will be situated in the folder of the primary domain.
7. Control Panel Navigation
With the GeeksCloud Control Panel, you will be presented with the most up–to–date stats for your sites and with easy access icons to the most important parts. And also, you’ll be able to navigate within the Control Panel, thanks to our top navigation bar, which includes links to all presented sections.
On the cPanel home page, you will notice icons for all sections of the Control Panel. It means that, even though you may never employ a section, you’ll still see it on the index page. Furthermore, to move between the different sections, you have to return to the main page and afterwards go somewhere else.
8. Test Accounts
The GeeksCloud Control Panel contains a full–fledged demo cloud hosting account. All menus are available to you and you are able to work with them to generate new mail accounts and data–bases, take care of your files, etcetera. If you like exactly how things stand, you can actually join us right from our demo interface.
The cPanel Control Panel is designed with a basic demo interface that does not supply you with access to the main site management instruments you want to examine. It will demonstrate how a simple home page looks like and you will have access to just a few of all the offered management options. All other sections will be turned off until you sign up.
With the GeeksCloud Control Panel, taking care of your web sites will be simple, easy and pleasurable. Simply take a peek at GeeksCloud’s Online Control Panel demo and explore the offered characteristics and functionalities to find out on your own.
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