WordPress no doubt best blogging platform and WebGuide4U making it easier to get started with WordPress. Already I have shared lots of basic and some advanced tutorials on WordPress. Here is a quick recap:
Beginner’s Guide to WordPress
Advanced User Guide to WordPress
All these guides help you to get started with WordPress and offer you get most from it. Now in this post, I’m sharing how to create and upload .htaccess file on the server.
Step1: Open your favorite text editor (I’m using notepad) and create a new file, name this file .htaccess
Step2: Now you have created .htaccess file and you have to upload this file on server. Log-in into cPanel by typing URL http://www.domainname.com/cpanel (replace domain name with your own domain name) and click on “File Manager” as shown below:
Step3: When you click on “File Manager” (in step 2), it opens a new window (as shown below) and you will see your root directory.
Step4: In root directory, click on “Upload” to upload the .htaccess file in root directory.
Step5: If you follow all the steps as guided you will see .htaccess file in root directory as shown below:
Step6: Congratulations, you have successfully created and uploaded .htaccess file on server.
Don’t forget to rename .htaccess.txt to .htaccess