From time to time, it becomes necessary to “look under the hood” of our Web sites. At times like these, it’s not enough to access your site through your WordPress dashboard. You need to get into your files directly. Usually this is because you need to make a fix, but it also comes in handy when uploading a large number of files or making a coding change.
That’s when you need FTP (File Transfer Protocol).
Here’s a quick step-by-step to get you started.