What is cPanel ?
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cPanel is one of the most popular Linux-based control panels for web hosting accounts. It allows you to comfortably manage all services in one place. Today cPanel is the industry standard and is well known to most web developers.
Intuitive and easy to use, cPanel allows you to manage a web hosting account with maximum efficiency. Either creating new FTP users and email addresses or monitoring resources, creating subdomains and installing software.
What is cPanel Hosting?
CPanel hosting is essentially Linux web hosting that includes cPanel installation. cPanel has its pros and cons, but it works quite well in most cases and is a sensible choice when looking for a control panel solution. This is what to expect:
Easy to learn
Easy to use
Save time and money
Tried and tested
Includes software auto-installers
Lots of tutorials / support available online
The number of features can be overwhelming
Relatively easy to accidentally change important settings
Some hosts are running outdated software
It can cost more and is rarely offered with free hosting.