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How to add a domain to your spam filter whitelist and blacklist using Spam Assassin with Plesk 9

Last week we did a video on setting you the Spam Assassin spam filter within a Plesk 9 hosting environment. Today, lets look at adding domain names to your whitelist and blacklist using the same system we setup last week.

You can add addresses individually or from every user on a domain name, depending on what you want to white or black list. Let us take you through setting it up:

We hope you found the video useful and if you have any questions or want to get in touch please reach out to us on Twitter.

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How to setup spam filtering in Plesk 9 with Spam Assassin

We talked about optimizing spam assassin in Plesk 10 before, but this video will show you how to setup and start the spam filtering for your email address or account in Plesk 9 using the built-in Spam Assassin tool.

If you are receiving a lot of false positives you might want to consider raising the score limit back to 7. Alternatively, if you find a lot of spam getting through perhaps try reducing the score limit to see if Spam assassin catches more of the spam.

If you have any questions, connect with us on Twitter, we love hearing from you.

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How to remove or delete a database and user using Plesk 9

This morning’s video is about removing or deleting a MySQL database within your Plesk 9 hosting control panel. If you’ve hit your database limit and need to remove some, this video will show you have to easily and quickly delete a mysql database in Plesk 9. Make sure to back up your database before you delete it if you are interested in restoring or keeping the information.

If you have any questions, follow us on Twitter and say hi, or open a support ticket if you’re an existing client.

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How to add a mysql database and database user in Plesk 9

This morning’s video is on adding a MySQL database and database user within a Plesk 9 hosting environment. Unlike cPanel, there is no easy way to assign a database user to multiple databases from within Plesk 9. This makes it very important that you choose the username and database name that you need as it can be difficult to change it later.

For more demo videos on web hosting and the industry, check out the B2 Net Solutions Youtube Channel. If you have any questions about this video or anything you see on the channel, feel free to connect with us on twitter.

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How to add an email address to Plesk 9

Adding an email to Plesk 9 is a fairly easy task. Depending on what software you have installed, there may be multiple options you need to decide on before finally creating the account. This video will take you through the steps necessary to create an email address in Plesk 9.

If you have any questions connect with us on twitter – we are happy to help!

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How to delete an email address in Plesk 9

Today’s demo video is on how to delete and email address in Plesk 9. A simple task but important nonetheless.

If you have any questions be sure to follow us on Twitter or open a support ticket.

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How to add a domain alias and parked domain in cPanel

Today’s demo video is a video showing you how to add a domain alias in cPanel. This process is quite a bit different than within Plesk as things are labelled differently in cPanel. Although not difficult, it is important to get it right the first time.

Questions? Check us out on twitter.

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Adding and Managing 301 Redirects with cPanel

This demo video is all about setting up a 301 redirect using cPanel. If you are looking to change domains names or simply combine URLs, using the 301 redirect will let you do so without losing all the benefits of your SEO efforts. If you’re using Plesk 10 and need to setup a 301 redirect check out our earlier demo video, here.

If you have any questions connect with us on Twitter.

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How to delete a MySQL database and remove a database user with cPanel

Today’s demo video is all about removing or deleting a MySQL database and its associated user account from your cPanel control panel. It is important to pay attention when you are removing a database from your hosting account as it could inadvertently make certainly parts of your website malfunction if it is being used.

Make sure you are 100% certain that the database you are going to remove is not being used or no longer needed.

Let us know if you have any questions about your cPanel web hosting by connecting with us on twitter.

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How to add a mysql database and user with cPanel

Today’s demo video is on a topic that can be a bit confusing to newcomers to mysql databases and cPanel. Although the task is not super difficult, it is important that you complete all the steps or it’s possible your database may not function as intended.

We have outlined how to create the mysql database using your cPanel hosting control panel and create a database user and associate that user with the newly created database. Sounds like a mouthful but it’s worth the watch.

Let us know if you have any questions about this or anything else hosting related. Connect with us on twitter – we would love to hear form you.

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