Using GridPane WP-Admin Single Sign On (SSO)

GridPane has been set up to make managing your WordPress business as convenient and fast as possible.  We aim to provide the most powerful tool to enable you, to that end we have an integrated WP-Admin Single Sign On (SSO) feature that allows you to log directly in to your GridPane deployed WordPress sites with […]

Login to your GridPane WordPress sites as your Admin user.

To log in to a GridPane WordPress site as your Admin User is no different than logging in to any other WordPress site. Step 1. Get your WordPress Admin User Credentials. GridPane allows you to set a Default WordPress Admin User that will be automatically used when creating any new WordPress sites. It’s very simple to set up and […]

Change the Site Owner (System User) of a GridPane Site

Using System Users to deploy sites is the recommended way to deploy WordPress on GridPane. This provides isolated sandboxes for WordPress and improves security.  Additionally, System Users is the method by which SFTP access is granted (we don’t use FTP since it’s not encrypted). At some point it may be required for you to change […]

Manage Site Domains and Site Routing (non www vs www)

TABLE OF CONTENTS  Introduction Background Information Routing and wp-config.php Configuring Routing for Your Websites Introduction GridPane includes functionality in the Control Panel to easily manage and configure the domains for your WordPress sites. We have three settings: – None – this is the default setting, and is the equivalent of root, which means your domain will […]

Activating HTTP Authentication on Your Website

Activating HTTP Authentication (often referred to as “HTTP Auth”) on your GridPane websites is quick and easy. Your account comes equipped with a HTTP Authentication toggle directly in the dashboard. Below we’ll look at how to turn it on and off, and where your username and passwords are located. Part 1: Activating and Deactivating HTTP […]