FTP Made Simple

Course Overview

FTP Made Simple
This tutorial is free thanks to a partnership with the Knight Digital Media Center.
Time Estimate:
One and a half hours

About Tutorials

Tutorials offer step-by-step instructions to projects 30-minutes or less. They are guides to various subjects that applies to most audiences.

FTP, one of the Internet's oldest and simplest protocols, remains one of its most effective. You don't have to be a computer genius to understand how to upload files from your website to a public Web server. FTP Made Simple provides step-by-step instructions that are easy to follow and understand.

What Will I Learn:
  • How to download and install an FTP client
  • How to connect to the client
  • How to bookmark the client
  • How to upload files
  • How to edit files in FTP
Who should take this course:

Anyone who is creating a website and needs to upload files to a Web server or who needs to transfer files that are too large for email.


Scot Hacker

Scot Hacker is the webmaster for the Knight Digital Media Center and is also involved with Web operations for the Graduate School of Journalism.

Training Partner:

Knight Digital Media Center

The Knight Digital Media Center is a partnership of the University of California at Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism and the Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles.