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What does FTP stand for?

 

FTP stands for File Transfer Protocol which is a method of transferring files i.e.: web pages for example from a computer to a web server which hosts your website. There are a numerous free FTP software programs available on the Internet which enables you to upload your website pages. When you purchase a hosting package 'FTP details', consisting of the host name( FTP address), User ID and password are acquired.