Knowledge Base

Reseller Quick Start Guide

Congratulations and thank you for purchasing a reseller package from A2 Hosting! This Quick Start Guide provides information you need to get your site and your customers' sites up and running.

Customer Portal

After you purchase a reseller package from A2 Hosting, you receive a Welcome e-mail message that provides information about how to access your account on the A2 Hosting Customer Portal. The Customer Portal enables you to view your account's product information, including:

  • Domain name and IP address.
  • cPanel and WebHost manager URLs and login information.
  • FTP server and login information.
  • E-mail server and login information.
  • DNS name server information.
  • SSH account information.

For more information about how to use the Customer Portal, please see these articles.

Administration interfaces

You can use cPanel and WebHost Manager to manage your own account and your customers' accounts.

cPanel

cPanel is the primary administration interface for your account. For more information about how to use cPanel, please see these articles.

WebHost Manager

WebHost Manager enables you to manage your customers' accounts. You can create cPanel accounts for your customers, and much more. For more information about how to use WebHost Manager, please see these articles.

Custom name servers

As a reseller, you can also set up your own custom name servers. For example, you can use name servers such as  ns1.example.com and ns2.example.com, where example.com represents your domain name.

For information about how to set up custom name servers, please see this article.