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5/30/2014 – Built for Simplicity Campaign

Posted by Jamison on 30 05 2014.

Most of the time, graphic user interface or GUI is the main intimidating part of a program or platform. Seeing the interface alone can make a customer whether it’s an advantage to obtain the solution or not. This user-perspective prompted cPanel to start its Built for Simplicity campaign for cPanel & WHM 11.42.


Pre-11.42 cPanel & WHM


cPanel may have started this campaign recently, but it doesn’t define the company’s commitment to promoting simple platforms. Its earlier releases are known for being the most easy to use and organized control panel in the market despite their fully-loaded functionality. This prompted many individuals to choose cPanel as their control panel instead of looking somewhere else.


Nevertheless, the company knew that changes occur regularly and more individuals look for more user-friendly choices, particularly in the online industry. Most customers look for solutions that require shorter learning curve and start their businesses immediately. With this campaign, users will find cPanel more pleasing to the eyes with all their needs accessible on the dashboard.


cPanel & WHM 11.42’s simplicity


cPanel professionals applied numerous built for simplicity features users will get in this version, which is now on Stable tier. The following are the new features introduced with this fresh release.


  • Paper Lantern. People today are after lightweight, easy to view icons. This popularized app icons installed on mobile devices nowadays. cPanel introduces Paper Lantern, a modern theme with beautiful and simplified design. Its icons resemble the modern icons used on mobile apps, making it easy to look at while in the process of server and website configuration. Its lightweight appearance also contributes to its performance and ensures every cPanel essentials are readily accessible in one dashboard.
  • Horde Groupware Webmail 5.1 Edition. cPanel established its control panel as one of the easiest to use control panels, but not everyone may agree when it comes to webmail platforms. In this new release, cPanel offers Horde Groupware Webmail 5.1 Edition, which has new and improved user interface. It is now a simple web application every client can use regardless of experience. Included features are threaded conversations, web and mobile-friendly user interface, enhanced mail filtering, integrated calendar, and advanced task list system. No need for rocket science expertise just to access your email.
  • Amazon S3 storage and backup. Simple and easy access backup feature is improved with the availability of Amazon S3 storage. This highly scalable storage system gives additional options for individuals backing up their websites and other data. Many clients want to know if there are other possible options for backup just to ensure their files are safe in case of unfortunate server incidents. cPanel hears this need by bringing Amazon S3 storage to the picture.


Overall, cPanel & WHM 11.42 is a fully enhanced control panel for today’s website owners and system administrators. Its built for simplicity features make the entire server tasks easier and accessible. Its organized appeal also contribute to convenient cPanel access, gaining users’ confidence on the system regardless of their experience in managing websites or servers.