Password protection for you domain using .htaccess

What You Need
You will be executing commands directly on the web server, and the only way to do that is via SSH. SSH is basically a secure form of telnet, and you can use SSH to do anything you might typically do with telnet. So, you must have a SSH client to connect to the web server via SSH.

You will also need a FTP client if you want to create your .htaccess file on your own system, then upload it to the web server.

The only other thing you need is a web hosting account from Anchor. This would simply be your FTP account information that you received when your service started. To connect via SSH you would just use the same hostname, username, and password as your FTP account Continue reading