Here we provide you with user guides to help you navigate your hosting environment and manage your website.
  • Hosting management

    On creating your account we are using default hosting settings. If you wish, then you can make some changes to alter the performance of your hosting package.


    It is time for the Web to take a big step forward in terms of security and privacy. HTTPS needs to become the default. We offer free TLS certificates to everyone, provided by Let’s Encrypt. HTTPS stands for HyperText Transfer Protocol over SSL and is the secure alternative to HTTP. Nowadays we usually talk about SSL’s successor: ‘TLS’, which is more secure and still maintained. TLS has 2 main features: 1. Authentication: You need be able to trust that the… Read more

  • Domain management

    In the Service Centre, you are offered the possibility of managing your domains. You can create subdomains and redirects. Also, can customise the DNS and the name servers.

  • Secure Shell access (SSH)

    Your hosting data is accessible through Secure Shell (SSH). You can also give external developers access to your hosting package.

  • Backups

    Greenhost backs up all sites hosted on our Shared Hosting platform. You can download the file server and database backups from the Cosmos Service Centre.

  • SFTP file management

    You can access your hosting data through SFTP. SFTP gives you the possibility to manage your files and folders using an FTP client.