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PHP Hosting:Features of Fantastico

Posted by admin | Posted in Business Web Hosting | Posted on 15-02-2010

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Fantastico is one of the most useful features of cPanel control panel. It comes absolutely free with this very powerful web hosting control panel. Most webmasters opt for cPanel due to this tool. There are various useful functions that comes with Fantastico.

The most important feature that attracts the attention of most users is that Fantastico is free with cPanel. Hence, people looking for affordable web hosting solutions tend to choose PHP Hosting packages. Fantastico has gained reputation due to its exceptional usability. No matter which web hosting package you choose, you do not have to pay any charges inorder to use this very important tool of cPanel. Basically, it is a Unix based tool which is developed to ease the tidy tasks of usually used scripts and softwares. This tool offers a single click installation of the popular scripts and softwares. Various aspects have been kept in mind as it seems, when designing this tool. Within these tools users are offered an ease to install Blogs, various CMS’s (Content Management Systems), Customer Support/Helpdesk tools, Forums, eCommerce Softwares, Project Management Softwares, Templates, Wiki Scripts etc.

As  we all are aware blogs have become an integral part of any website today, hence with Fantastico has made its installation fairly simple by including it along with the various easy installation scripts. Users can choose between various blogging softwares such as WordPress (most widely used), B2Evolution, Nucleas  and pMachine.

We can see that there is a boom in the online business industry. Most of the business websites are developed using content management systems (CMS‘s). Fantastico offers wide range of CMS applications as well. Below is the list of CMS applications offered with cPanel Fantastico:

  • cpanel-fantastico-php-mysqlDrupal,
  • Geeklog,
  • Joomla,
  • Open Source Mambo,
  • PHP-Nuke,
  • PhpWCMS
  • PostNuke,
  • Typo3

Fantastico offers easy installation process for all these applications.

Some Customer Support/Helpdesk tools too are included in Fantastico:

  • Crafty Syntax Live Help
  • Help Center Live
  • OsTicket
  • PHP Support Tickets
  • Support Logic Helpdesk
  • Support Services Manager

Forum softwares such as phpBB and SMF discussion board scripts too form an integral part of Fantastico.

Alongwith that, eCommerce softwares that are required by business websites can be found in this tool. CubeCart, OSCommerce and ZenCart are some of the eCommerce applications that are available.

For pre-established businesses, project management is a crucial task for gaining success. PHProjekt and dotProject included in cPanel Fantastico can help users to create new users, set tasks etc. The users can login and check the tasks assigned on an individual basis.

During an online experience, you are required to try various templates. Template Express helps you do  that. Most users mis-understand it to be a website editor, it only helps to install templates fast onto the server.

Most of the webmasters might be aware of the very popular global content management system : Wiki. This tool too is included in cPanel’s Fantastico.

If you are looking out for an Affordable Web Hosting service, consider one of the PHP Hosting plans that includes cPanel control panel. Fantastico would drastically make your tasks simpler and make your web hosting experience enjoyable.

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