Dreamhost tips

When you get Webhosting from Dreamhost, it comes with unlimited Email addresses.  You can create as many Email addresses as you want for your website.  If you wanted, you could also host your Email addresses elsewhere which will take some customization.  Below I will show you how to create your own Email Address for your […]

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I believe SSH access is extremely important when managing a website.  I always use the SSH access to directly access my website files.  I find the FTP solution too slow because if I have to make a change to a file, I have to download the file, make a change and then upload it back […]

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Dreamhost Tutorial – How to Login to Your phpMyAdmin Account

July 19, 2013

Sometimes you need to access your database directly and to do that, you need to use phpMyAdmin.  The phpMyAdmin handles the administration of your MySQL Databases.  You can have multiple databases for one domain name, so phpMyadmin stores all these databases that are linked to a domain.  Access to your phpMyAdmin is extremely dangerous.  You must […]

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How to Change your phpMyAdmin Password in Dreamhost

July 19, 2013

I don’t usually need to edit information in my database directly, so I don’t use my phpMyAdmin password often.  When I need to, I always forget what it is.  Then I have to go into my Dreamhost account and reset my password again to get into my phpMyAdmin to access my database.  Below are steps […]

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Make Money with Dreamhost Rewards Program

July 18, 2013

Did you know that you can make money with Dreamhost Webhosting rewards program? Anyone who has Webhosting with Dreamhost is immediately part of the Dreamhost affiliate program.  You can earn rewards by giving people your Email address or create a coupon code for them to enter. Dreamhost offers you two ways to earn money. 1) […]

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What apps are available in Dreamhosts’ One Click Installs?

July 18, 2013

These are the following apps that are available in Dreamhosts’ One Click Installs.  There are various managed applications where Dreamhost will automatically Install the latest version it has on your website.  This saves you the trouble from downloading the software yourself, uploading the zipped file, unzipping it, Installing and configuring the software.  1 Click Installs […]

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How to add Dreamhost NameServers to Godaddy

February 18, 2012

This is a tutorial on how to add Dreamhost nameservers to your Domain Name Registrar – Godaddy. 1.  Access your Domain Management in Domain Registrar Login to Godaddy Admin Click on ‘Domain’, ‘Domain Management’ Click on your domain name you are adding to Dreamhost 2.  Change NameServers for Domain Name in Domain Registrar Scroll down […]

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Dreamhost Help – How to Add a Domain Name to Dreamhost Account

February 18, 2012

Most web hosting providers have an option to host unlimited domain names and Dreamhost is one of them.   To add an existing domain name to your Dreamhost account is very simple and below I will show you in 5 easy steps on how to do it yourself. I purchase all my domain names from […]

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Godaddy Domain Name Pointing to Dreamhost

January 29, 2012

This tutorial applies to a Domain name purchase from Godaddy, but you are hosting on a 3rd party Webhosting provider.  3rd party web hosting provider such as Dreamhost, Fatcow, Bluehost, Host Gator, 1and1 etc.  You will need to change the NameServer in Godaddy for Godaddy to know where you are hosting your website. If you […]

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How to Install Joomla 1.7 on Dreamhost – Chapter 7 – Log into Joomla 1.7 administrator backend

December 12, 2011

Dreamhost is a great Webhosting provider.   Most of my websites are hosted by them.   If you decide to purchase Dreamhost and Install Joomla 1.7, the One Click Installs only Install the Joomla 1.5.  So if you need to Install Joomla 1.7 or any later versions, you will need to do it manually.  I’ve created several […]

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