All our linux based packages offer the cPanel control panel, this provides you with the tools to administer your hosting 24×7. You can update/add mail accounts and databases, install scripts from the fantastico library, modify your files without FTP access and many more tasks.

All standard linux hosting packages have access to cPanel, and we also have a range of tutorials and online videos to help you get the most out of your hosting.

WebHostManager is the reseller interface for all Linux reseller accounts, this lets you add new domains and provide your clients with their own cPanel login to administer their account. You can also automatically login to any clients account to help fix any problems they may be experiencing.

cPanel is a Linux control panel that allows users an exceptional amount of fine control over their applications and processes. It features a suite of tools designed to allow you to initiate and monitor a range of actions from one central screen, both easily and intuitively.

At catalyst2, we implement cPanel into all of our Linux service packages, giving our customers the most accessibility and fine-grain control over their installations. Whether it’s intranet, websites, or any manner of other properties, you can control them all from the convenient cPanel hub.

What is cPanel hosting?

cPanel is quite simply a suite of Linux OS tools. Its main function is to allow a user to complete a broad range of web hosting tasks through one simple and efficient interface. It allows everything from server to website management to be handled in just a few clicks and has a range of tools available to make the process even more efficient.

Using cPanel, you can build and publish a website, as well as monitor the published website on an ongoing basis. It aids communication through email and calendar integration tools. Web files can be securely backed up and transferred. Domains can be created and managed in granular detail. Databases can be designed using a range of tools, including the MySQL Wizard or phpMyAdmin.

cPanel also has a range of security features to help keep you as secure as possible. You can black or whitelist either individual IPs or even entire regional access. SSL site certification can be deployed to sites across the server network. All outbound messages can be encrypted, and multi-factor authentication can be implemented to keep access as secure as possible.

cPanel as implemented by catalyst2

At catalyst2, we have a range of Linux OS hosting services to offer our clients, tailored specifically to their requirements. cPanel forms a part of all our service offerings because it features such a broad range of tools and services, usable at any level.

We’re intimately familiar with the implementation of cPanel across a range of purposes, which means we can help you find the best installation for your needs.

At catalyst2 we pride ourselves on the way we put our customers’ needs first. So, we can help you make the most of the cPanel suite of tools. We have a range of dedicated help and training resources to allow you to navigate the range of features. We also provide ongoing support and assistance if you encounter any issues.

Our tutorials are suitable for a range of skill levels, whether you simply need a little point in the right direction or you’re brand new to cPanel. Whether you are using it for your own purposes, or as a part of a re-selling program, you will be able to tailor the suite of tools available in cPanel to your specific needs.

catalyst2 offers a broad range of hosting options, and we’re here to help you make the most of cPanel as a part of our Linux OS hosting services.

Why do I need cPanel hosting?

cPanel is one of the most popular web hosting control panels on the market, and for good reason. cPanel has a number of fantastic features that can help businesses grow their online presence with ease. With cPanel hosting, you can benefit from the following features:

Add multiple domains

cPanel web hosting allows users to add multiple domains and edit the zone files of these domains via record modification. If you want visitors to access your website via an alternative domain name, cPanel’s domain aliases allow you to do so. With cPanel hosting, it is also possible for you to move a particular web page to a different domain using the innovative ‘Redirect’ feature. With cPanel, you also have the ability to add sub-domains.

Easily manage emails

With cPanel web hosting, managing your emails is easier than ever due to the variety of options available to you. cPanel allows you to edit, create and remove different email accounts as well as set the mailbox quota, modify passwords and configure your inbox with your preferred client, e.g. Outlook. With cPanel, you can also configure your emails with your Gmail account. cPanel hosting provides you with a mailing list option which makes it easier to send emails to multiple different users. Your inbox can also be filtered as per your needs and you can forward emails to the recipients of your choice.

Ease of installation and use

One of the most appealing features of cPanel is how quick it is to get up and running. Because cPanel is so straightforward to use, you won’t need to worry about paying for a specialised IT team to manage your online assets. With cPanel, you are given the freedom to focus your money and resources on seizing new business opportunities.

Secure site maintenance

At long last, there are a variety of solutions from cPanel web hosting that give you the opportunity to achieve more secure, improved site maintenance. With cPanel web hosting, you can install and remove extensions, add parked domains and create new error pages for your site. For added security and peace of mind, cPanel also gives you access to a number of security solutions, including the ability to allow or block certain IP addresses and generate protected passwords.


Another notable feature of cPanel web hosting is that it is compatible with multiple browsers. Whether you’re using Chrome, Safari or Internet Explorer, cPanel will run seamlessly. It’s also important to know that cPanel can support a range of third-party additional software, which is useful when you need help building dynamic and robust websites. Whether you want to add features like a shopping cart or a blog to your site, cPanel gives you the ability to do that. The compatibility associated with cPanel makes it an excellent choice for businesses that are looking for a scalable system in case they want to develop their website and grow their online presence in the future.

Is cPanel necessary?

Whilst it is not a requirement for hosting it makes things much easier to manage and can enable you to be up and running quicker. I means you can setup your email addresses / website quickly and efficiently through an easy to use interface.

How much does cPanel cost?

cPanel packages start at their most basic at £1 per month. Get in touch with our friendly team at catalyst2 today by giving us a call on 0800 107 7979 or by filling out our online form for your no-obligation quote.