Launching a Web Hosting Business from Scratch

Just got yourself a Reseller Account, or maybe a VPS and not sure where to start? This course is built exactly for you!
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  • Lectures 34
  • Length 10.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 12/2013 English

Course Description

This course will guide you all the way through setting up your cPanel Reseller account or your cPanel VPS/Dedicated server to start selling web hosting services.

Included in this course:

  1. FULL cPanel backup file of the model website built all through out the course (including all open source modules used in the website).
  2. The Getting and Managing your First 1,000 Clients in Web Hosting book - PDF Copy valued at $47
  3. One year (1 year) free access of the Open Knowledge base service as shown in this course to provide to your own end customers. The Open KB includes additional videos added daily on the subject of coding, server management, and day to day web hosting business operations.

What are the requirements?

  • cPanel/WHM Server
  • WHMCS License

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Have a fully working web hosting business ready to accept orders and sign ups!

Who is the target audience?

  • People with a cPanel Reseller Account or VPS/Dedicated Server

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Get The Book
192 pages

If you haven't read the book yet, it's a good time to download a copy and read the book. This book is essential in accomplishing the goal of this Udemy course. The video courses alone is not complete without you reading this book. This book is being sold at Amazon for $47. Enjoy it.

Section 2: Opening Accounts
Get Hosting & Initial Setup
Open PayPal Business Account
Open WHMCS and Enom Account
Section 3: Installing WHMCS
Download and Install WHMCS
Securing WHMCS Further
Section 4: WHMCS Initial Configuration
WHMCS - General Settings
WHMCS - Automation Settings
WHMCS - Payment Gateway
Section 5: WHMCS - Setting Up Products
WHMCS - Product Setup: Server and Domain Registrar
WHMCS - Product Setup: Domain Pricing
WHMCS - Product Setup: Product/Services
Section 6: WHMCS Customization - Ordering System
WHMCS Customization - Order Forms
WHMCS Customization - Logo
WHMCS Customization - Order Emails
WHMCS Customization - Front Pages
WHMCS Customization - PayPal Payment Page
Section 7: WHMCS Customization - Client Area
WHMCS Customization - Client Area
WHMCS Customization - Client Area Part 2
Section 8: WHMCS Custom Build Module - Gift Cards
Gift Card System
Gift Card System - Part 2
Section 9: Further Branding Customization
cPanel Customization - Default Index Page
WHMCS Customization - Support Department
Section 10: WHMCS Google Analytics Setup
WHMCS Customization - Google Analytics Setup
Section 11: Scaling Up to VPS/Dedicated Server
Scaling Up - Initial Server Setup
Scaling Up - Migrating from Reseller Account
Scaling Up - Update SSL for Main Site
WHMCS - Updating WHMCS Version
Section 12: WHMCS Custom Build Module - Open Knowledgebase
WHMCS Customization - Adding Knowledgebase
WHMCS Customization - Open Knowledgebase Sync
Section 13: Allow Me to Invest in Your Web Hosting Business
WHM/Reseller Account Users - I Want to Invest
VPS or Dedicated Server Users - I Want to Invest
Section 14: Wrapping Up + Further Resources
Wrapping Up
Your $199 Project 1000 Resources Coupon Code

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Instructor Biography

Jimmy Tanzil, Founder - Ikasud Media Inc

The author has over 16 years’ experience in starting, growing, managing, and selling his own web hosting businesses. The author started his first web hosting company at the age of 21 and has successfully grown the business into a multimillion dollar web hosting company.

Together with his wife, the author manages to grow his first company from a literally a one man show to a staff of over 50 people with offices both in his home country and in the United States.

Under his management the company grew from utilizing a single reseller account to owning over 130 servers which are being collocated in a data center residing in the heart of Silicon Valley.

He then sold his first web hosting company through a well-known merger & acquisition deal in late 2007.

Today the author is currently running his third web hosting business and has successfully acquired a substantial amount of market share in today’s highly competitive web hosting market.

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