FTP stands for File Transfer Protocol. It is the protocol which allows files to be transferred across the Web. It is the simplest way to exchange files between computers on the Internet. You can use a FTP client to upload files to the web space. An FTP client is a program that allows you to easily move files from one computer to another. There are some popular FTP clients like:
How to use a FTP program?
You will first need to create a FTP account. Your host will generally provide this to you or you could easily create one from the control panel they provided you. Once the account is created you open your favorite FTP client and enter the follow details:
Hostname: This will be your server name or server IP
Username: Your FTP account username
Password: Your FTP account password
Port: 21 (this is generally the port for FTP)
You will now be connected to your web space and easily upload files from your computer 🙂