Control Panel Security

Many times, managing your dedicated server from the command line can be tedious, especially when there are web-based control panels that make a lot of administrative tasks easier.
Control panels are great, and some proprietary panels like cPanel and Plesk have become commonplace on servers all over the world.  The benefits aside, however, you should also […]

Features and Benefits of Plesk

I like cPanel. But I cannot deny that there are some other very good web control panels around. Take, for example, Parallels Plesk Panel. The arguments over which is better – cPanel or Plesk – are similar to the debate between Windows and Linux. However, the advocates of these control panels never have a face-off.  If […]

Is cPanel Dedicated Server Any Good?

cPanel server is that dedicated server that uses the cPanel control panel for website management. Among all the web control panels, cPanel is the most popular one.
As an owner of websites running on your web server, you are required to perform certain management tasks. A control panel makes life easier for you by letting you […]

How Good is Plesk as a Web Control Panel?

If you are thinking how I can write good things about Plesk when I have always been biased in favor of cPanel, let me tell you that I am never ‘against’ good things. But I am allowed favorites, right? OK, so let’s talk about Plesk.
Plesk or Parallels Plesk Panel is a good server control panel, […]

cPanel Vs Plesk – Which One You Should Choose

Wondering which control panel to choose with respect to website management? If you ask a cPanel user, you know what the answer will be. The same goes for Plesk or any other control panel. So, getting a non-biased opinion is a bit difficult. Yeah, I have biases too. Not that I don’t like Plesk but […]

How Good is Plesk?

Both cPanel and Plesk are popular choices as server control panels. Opinions are divided on which one is better. For the uninitiated, Parallels Plesk Panel is what is commonly referred to as Plesk.
One area where Plesk definitely scores over cPanel is the cost. Plesk is a cost-effective choice for a server control panel. However, there […]

Which is Better – cPanel or Plesk?

There are no clear winners in certain areas in our lives. Take for example, food. Which one do you think is better – a home-cooked spread or a seven-course fare at your favorite restaurant? Now, while I think home-food is any day better than anything else, you may have a different opinion. Similarly, the opinion […]

What is Plesk?

OK, you have got the server, your website(s), and your applications. Now, how do you manage all these? You would need some kind of a control panel to handle these. In our earlier posts, we discussed the cPanel control panel which is one of the most popular server control panels. Plesk is another very popular […]

Server Control Panels: cPanel vs. Plesk

cPanel and Plesk are the most popular control panels on the web hosting market.  Naturally, the two programs are often the subject of comparison.  Let’s take a closer look to see what these control panels have to offer.


Generally used on the Linux platform, cPanel is the most preferred and widely used control panel available.  […]