cPanel is a Industry leading Linux based web hosting control panel that provides a graphical interface and automation tools designed to simplify the process of hosting a web site. cPanel utilizes a 3 tier structure that provides capabilities for administrators, resellers, and end-user website owners to control the various aspects of website and server administration through a standard web browser.
Not Everyone has afford to buy cPanel for their VPS’s or Personal Servers, so we listed top 5 free cPanel alternatives 2015 as follows.
VestaCP is a good looking, simple and very effective control panel for your Centos, Debain and Ubuntu Servers. We are personally using it for one of our high traffic website and it does it job well as good as cPanel. VestaCP also installs Nginx out of the box and you can setup different modes of your website like caching,hosting etc,. they also offers Automatic Updates, DNS Manager, Antivirus and AntiSpam, WHMCS Billing Support etc.,
Centos Web Panel
CentOS Web Panel – Free Web Hosting control panel is designed for quick and easy management of (Dedicated & VPS) servers without of need to use ssh console for every little thing. There is lot’s of options and features for server management in this control panel.
ISPConfig is an open source hosting control panel for Linux, licensed under BSD license and developed by the company ISPConfig UG.The ISPConfig project was started in autumn 2005 by the German company projektfarm GmbH.ISPConfig allows administrators to manage websites, email addresses and DNS records through a web-based interface. The software has 4 login levels: administrator, reseller, client and email-user.
ZPanel is a free to download and use Web hosting control panel written to work effortlessly with Microsoft Windows and POSIX (Linux, UNIX and MacOSX) based servers or computers. This solution can turn a home or professional server into a fully fledged, easy to use and manage web hosting server.
The project team work and provide the software as a ‘hobby’ project, we are not commercially backed nor do we do this for financial reward, we give up our spare time to develop, support and maintain the software.
Froxlor is probably the control panel with the most organized and easy to navigate interface. It’s an open source project that is licensed under GPLv2, which basically means you’re free to copy, use, modify and distribute the software as long as you make your changes available to the original source, you can also include it commercially but you must disclose that your product uses froxlor.It unfortunately does not include a file manager, but it lets you create an FTP account very easily, this does complicate things for clients, but if you’re a freelance web designer or developer, you’re the one who should be handling uploading and setting up their site anyways.
Update Removed : Kloxo Panel
Do Comment if you have found any other interesting control panel for website, Thanks for visiting check our other topics too.