How to Setup Email Filters in cPanel

To help manage you email and prevent spam from reaching your inbox, you can set filters that specify how emails meeting a particular rule are handled.  You can set filters/rules for the entire hosting account, or for individual email addresses.  The filters allow you to discard the email, place it in specific folder, redirect to another email address, and more.

Video Tutorial

This video tutorial shows you how to create filters for specific email accounts. See the directions below the video for how to create global email filters and other options.

What are web servers? Why are they necessary?

Web servers are specialized computers that are designed specifically for making websites available to your website visitors.

Powerful Hardware

While hardware for web servers can vary drastically, web servers that are designed for internet use typically are more powerful than your average desktop computer, and are optimized for handing a lot of incoming requests for web pages, and storing the related content (files, databases, etc.).


What are parked, addon domains and subdomains?

In your control panel, in addition to the primary domain you specified when you signed up for hosting, you can also setup addon domains, parked domains and subdomains. This article will go over each type and give examples of each.

Primary Domain Name

This is the domain name that you specified when you signed up for web hosting. This is typically the first website you set up on your account, and is the website the resides in the main public_html folder.

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Bluehost Control Panel

Bluehost has integrated cPanel with their billing control panel and created a custom theme to tie it all together.  Most cPanel functionaity still works in the new Bluehost Control Panel, hoever, it might looks a bit different.


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