CloudFlare is a content delivery system that can significantly reduce the load times on your website. All premium WordPress hosting accounts include CloudFlare. To configure CloudFlare, follow the steps in this article.
Step 1: Navigate to the Cloudflare section of CHI
To configure your free CloudFlare account through UK2, you will need to use your username and password to log into your UK2 CHI control panel.
Click the WordPress icon - the W under the home symbol - as seen below.
Click the domain you want to add CloudFlare to from the top left hand corner of your screen.
Next, click the “CloudFlare” tab at the top of your screen as seen below.
Step 2: Activate CloudFlare
In the CloudFlare section you will need to enable the service in order to add it to your domain.
Step 3: Configure CloudFlare settings
Once the service is active, there will be various settings to turn on or off, depending on how you want the service to function.
If you have questions about any of the settings you can click the question mark button to contact the UK2 technical support team.
By default, WordPress uses PHP mail() function to send emails. If you want to send WordPress mail from a third-party mail server or use SMTP authentication with your email account, you need to install an SMTP plugin. This is recommended as it allows ...
How To Configure A WordPress Domain with UK2
Skip to end of metadata Go to start of metadata To configure your domain to work with your new UK2 WordPress hosting, you will need to login to your registrar’s control panel and to change the nameservers to the following: dns1.uk2.net dns2.uk2.net ...
How To Use And Apply Themes In WordPress
This article will walk you through the steps necessary to apply themes to your UK2 WordPress account. Step 1: Once you have logged into your WordPress admin area, you can manage your themes and/or apply new ones. To get started you will need to hover ...
Optimised Wordpress Hosting
Go to our home page https://www.uk2.net/. Select the WordPress Hosting option in the menu. Complete the Optimised WordPress Hosting Checkout. Once the order has been processed, login to your CHI account at https://chi.uk2.net/ and click the WordPress ...
Advanced WordPress Security
This article is a continuation of our Protecting WordPress article, and contains other more advanced steps. 1. Control sensitive information Permissions on files are configurable for a reason. Control what files are visible to the world, and limit ...