My website is loading slowly – What can I do?

When a website is loading slowly, it is often thought that the server on which it is hosted is overloaded, but this is generally not the case. A website hosted on a very powerful server can still load very slowly if it is not optimised or coded properly. Depending on how your website is built, […]

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How to set up a URL redirect on your domain

For information on how to set up a redirect in your LetsHost cPanel control panel, please see the following steps: Log in to your LetsHost Client Area and click on Services > My Services You will see your products/services listed out here. Click on Active beside your hosting package On the left, click on the […]

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How do I access my cPanel control panel?

There are two ways to access the control panel for your hosting account. One is by using a direct login URL and the other is via your client area. We would generally recommend accessing the cPanel via your client area, but there are times when using the direct login URL would be better. For example, […]

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How to create a subdomain

To create a subdomain on your hosting account (eg. domain – letshost.ie, subdomain – kb.letshost.ie), please see the following steps: Log in to the cPanel control panel Click on Subdomains In the first box enter in the subdomain name (eg. test or m) Select the domain from the drop down in the second box Click on […]

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I purchased a domain, how do I use it to create email addresses?

To create email addresses that end in your domain name, you would need a hosting account. With our hosting accounts, you can create as many email addresses as you like. Please see our hosting section for more information on our different plans, or contact our sales department and they will be happy to advise on […]

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How to enable URL Masking

To enable URL Masking, please see the following instructions. Open a notepad file Insert the below code <HTML> <FRAMESET border=0 rows=”100%,*” frameborder=”no” marginleft=0 margintop=0 marginright=0 marginbottom=0> <frame src=”http://www.domain.com” scrolling=auto frameborder=”no” border=0 noresize> <frame topmargin=”0″ marginwidth=0 scrolling=no marginheight=0 frameborder=”no” border=0 noresize> </FRAMESET> </HTML> Replace the ‘http://www.domain.com’ with your target URL Save it as a .html file […]

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My account is reaching resource limits, what can I do?

On our shared hosting accounts, we have certain limits in place to ensure quality of service and to prevent any one account abusing the server resources. If you feel your own account is using up all resources available to it, you can check this via your cPanel. Once logged in to your cPanel, click on […]

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How can I check how many visitors come to my site?

First, log in to your cPanel Click the icon for Awstats Click View to the right of the domain you want to view the stats for A new page will open with all the usage/traffic details for the site. While these numbers will not be 100% accurate (as they include bots and other such traffic), […]

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How to run a traceroute on a Mac computer

Traceroute is a tool which can show you the path your connection takes when visit a website or connect to a server. It can be very useful in troubleshooting many different problems. To run a traceroute on Mac, please see the following steps: Launch the Network Utility. You can find the Network Utility by searching […]

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