Basic information

CGI/MySQL migration 2014 FAQ
We're updating our CGI platform in January 2014 to launch new Plusnet Hosting (CGI). Read about the changes and benefits you'll receive.

Webspace FAQ
Answers to common questions about Plusnet webspace.

Webspace connection details
All the details you'll need to connect to your webspace and upload files.

Pay As You Host
If you don't have webspace included with your account, advanced hosting services are available from Pay As You Host - our hosting platform.

Website tips and information

Webspace help discussion forum
Discuss all aspects of web hosting and site creation with others in the Plusnet community.

Search engines: How to optimise your website for them
A handy guide to achieving success with search engines.

Advanced Guides

Plusnet Hosting user guides
Read our handy guides to using the Plusnet Hosting (CGI) service and your personalised control centre.

SSL security guide
Read our guide to SSL security to find out how to make your websites secure.

A beginners guide to PHP
An introduction to the powerful scripting language that you can use with your CGI and MySQL services.

Webstats FAQ
An introduction to the Plusnet webstats facility.

All about webstat logs
Find out how many hits your website is getting, and how often. The log files provided are helpful for statistical analysis on the success of your website.