In this tutorial, FixRunner.com will give you a step-by-step guide on how to use FTP via FileZilla to access all of your WordPress files regardless of which hosting service you use!
What is FTP?
FTP stands for File Transfer Protocol. It is essential for:
Downloading WordPress files to backup
Uploading manual images and other kinds of media
Customizing your WordPress files (for advanced users only)
Transferring your blog or website to another hosting account
How to use FTP
You will also need to obtain the following information from your hosting service provider:
- Your host name
- Your FTP username
- Your FTP password
- Your FTP port number (maybe)