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SFTP with FileZilla

FileZilla is a free and open source Secure File Transfer ( SFTP ) program for Linux,  MacOS and Windows. It allows you to securely upload and download files between the Pressable servers and your computer. 1. Download FileZilla To get started visit the FileZilla website and download the version of the software for your platform. 2. […]

SFTP with Cyberduck

Cyberduck is a free and open source Secure File Transfer ( SFTP ) program for MacOS and Windows. It allows you to securely upload and download files between the Pressable servers and your computer. 1. Download Cyberduck To get started visit the Cyberduck website and download the version of the software for your platform. 2. Getting […]

How to Install a Theme from the Dashboard

Ready to install a WordPress theme?  Great!  There are tons of resources online when it comes to themes. We recommend themes from the WordPress.org Theme Directory. If you’re looking for a Premium theme we recommend WooThemes or any company in the WordPress.org Premium theme Directory. If you plan to purchase a Premium theme see if […]

How do I move a site off of Pressable?

Your content belongs to you. This is why we make it as simple as possible o migrate your site from our systems to another host. When migrating a site to another host, you need to move two things, your database and your wp-content folder. For access to these files follow our guide on how to […]

How to delete a site from your account.

We understand that sometimes you may need to delete site from our systems.  Removing a site is just as easy as adding a site. When you decide what site you will be deleting, first you must log into your my.pressable.com control panel. Then you want to select the site you want to delete like the […]

How can I push code changes from GitHub to WordPress

A lot of our customers take advantage of our free test sites, where they can show their clients changes they’ve been working on, once the client approves the changes, they need to push those changes from the test site to the live site. This post will show you and them, how they can automate the […]

Configure backups with Rackspace Cloud Files

Pressable provides a mechanism to send nightly backups of a site out to a Rackspace Cloudfiles container as a means for customers to keep copies of their data in an external location. We also provide this same offsite backup mechanism for Amazon S3 Buckets as well. These backups run on a nightly basis and will […]

How to upload to your site using SFTP

In order to build a website with WordPress you may need  to securely upload files to your website. You can upload files to your Pressable websites via SFTP (Secure Transfer Protocol). This method is more secure than standard methods of FTP. But, like FTP, it’s a method for transfer files from your computer to your web server. […]

How do I obtain FTP/SFTP access?

Here at Pressable we provide Secure File Transfer Protocol (SFTP) access for all sites. You’ll find your SFTP details in your site’s MyPressable Control Panel. Getting your SFTP details To get started log in at https://my.pressable.com and click the name of the site for which you would like the SFTP details. In the navigation bar, click […]

How do I clear my cache and purge the CDN?

We offer in-house caching services to make sure your website is delivered fast no matter where you are in the world. If your site is in production mode, your site is being cached with might not be ideal if you are making design changes to you web site. If you have made chances to your […]