Welcome to A2 Hosting! This Getting Started Guide provides you with all of the essential information you need to get up and running quickly. Learn how to access your account using Secure Shell (SSH), set up e-mail access, configure your web site's domain settings, and more.
Is this your first time using the A2 Hosting Knowledge Base? If so, welcome, and read here for information about how to locate the article you need and more.
Ready to become an A2 Hosting customer and order a hosting package? Learn how here!
This Quick Start Guide provides information you need as a reseller to get your site and your customers' sites up and running.
This Quick Start Guide provides all the information you need to get your new VPS up and running quickly.
If you're a brand-new shared hosting customer, this Quick Start Guide is for you.
How do I register an internationalized domain name? What are Nexus Codes? Get answers to your domain registration questions here.
Your domain name is what people use to find and visit your site. Learn how to set up your account's domain with these articles.
Learn how to access your account using Secure Shell (SSH), FTP, SCP, and more. Although you can use cPanel to accomplish many tasks, some things are easier or possible only from the command line or by using a dedicated file management program, and these articles show you how.
Learn how to set up e-mail for your web site. After you create an e-mail account for your site, you can access it using webmail or your own e-mail client application, such as Outlook or Thunderbird.
You may already have web site content, e-mail messages, or databases on an existing web site. These articles guide you through the process of migrating that data to your A2 Hosting account.
Maintaining current backups of your data is always a good idea. These articles describe how to set up backups on shared hosting accounts, as well as VPS and dedicated server environments.
These articles show how you can publish your web site to an A2 Hosting server using various applications, such as Sandvox.
A2 Hosting servers run Linux, an operating system popular for its stability and security. Read these articles to learn how to use basic Linux commands, edit text files from the command line, work with compressed files, and more.
What is a VPS (Virtual Private Server)? Why would I want one? Learn about A2 Hosting VPS options here.
Learn how to troubleshoot network issues, clear a browser's cache, and more.
Acceptable use, privacy, terms of service... Get answers to A2 Hosting policy-related questions here.
We know there are a lot of web hosting companies out there. So what makes A2 Hosting different? Why should you choose us as your hosting provider?
Our speed, your success -- what makes A2 Hosting's services fast?
What is a Solid State Drive? Learn how Solid State Drives (SSDs) help provide a faster, more reliable hosting experience.
Setting up a blog on an A2 Hosting account is easy! Learn more here.
Opening your own web store on an A2 Hosting account is easy! Learn more here.
If you have a shared hosting or reseller hosting package, your account resides on a server with other accounts. Learn how to determine the server name in this article.
DNS... SSH... SPF... If you are new to web hosting, there are a lot of terms and abbreviations that may be unfamiliar to you. This article contains a list of definitions for some commonly used web hosting terms.
Start blogging now! These articles are a pain-free and fast introduction to the world of blogging.
Learn about A2 Hosting's top-level domain (TLD) availability for the domains you purchase.