Christen Carter

Media Professional.

UX & Product Designer.

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Media Web Tools: FTP Setup

Everyone: Log in to your Dreamhost account Click on “Users” Click on “Manage Users” Make sure “SFTP” is chosen Enter a password and save Also, IMPORTANT: Make note of the home directory (eg.¬†/home/chrcar153). When setting up your FTP, your username will be the characters after home/ (eg. chrcar153). After you do this, you may have […]

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Media Web Tools: FTP and other updates

If you can’t get connected via FTP in Filezilla, try using the information below¬†(replacing my site with yours). That has worked for me, but let me know if you have any trouble. Remember to set your user type to SFTP in the DreamHost control panel. I recommend downloading Sublime Text as your text editor. Many […]

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Media Web Tools: Sign up for Lynda.com

Class: You should have received an email with information about signing up for Lynda.com. Please let me know if you have not received this email. You’ll find 5 courses in your Lynda.com class, and we’ll be starting with WordPress Essentials. Be sure to watch the first two chapters this week. For those of you with […]

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Media Web Tools: Sign up for domain & hosting

This article explains how to set up your domain and hosting with DreamHost.

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