The WordPress dashboard is the place to administer a WordPress site. There are multiple ways you can access the dashboard at A2 Hosting, and this article shows you how.
Enter the login address into the address bar on your browser replacing example.com with your domain name. The WordPress login page can be reached at 2 different URLs:
On the WordPress login page, enter the username and password and then click thebutton to log in.
If WordPress was installed with Softaculous, Softaculous offers a convenient way to log in without using the WordPress password. Follow these instructions to log in via Softaculous.
Once inside the Softaculous interface, click on the All Installations icon in the upper right corner.
On the All installations page, click the Administrator icon for the desired installation to be logged into the WordPress Dashboard.
If you are using the Paper Lantern theme, in the DOMAINS section of the cPanel home page, click WordPress Toolkit:
The WordPress Toolkit page appears with a list of WordPress sites installed on your account:
For more information, refer to the A2 Hosting Managed WordPress using cPanel article.
The A2 Optimized WordPress Plugin includes a security feature to change the default WordPress login URL.
Turbo Boost and Turbo Max Web Hosting accounts include the A2 Optimized cPanel plugin. Follow these instructions to log in with the A2 Optimized cPanel plugin.
If you are using the Paper Lantern theme, in the ADVANCED section of the cPanel home page, click A2 Optimized:
In the A2 Optimized Window click on the button for the WordPress instance you want to manage. The Overview page will open.
In the Admin Login: area of the Overview page, click on the button to be logged into the WordPress Administration area or click on the admin login link to go to the WordPress login page.
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