Softaculous now available on Vesta Control Panel

Hi,

We are pleased to announce that Softaculous auto installer is now available on Vesta Control Panel.

Vesta Control Panel is a Free, Simple & Clever Hosting Control Panel licensed under GNU GENERAL PUBLIC LICENCE Version 3. Vesta Control Panel’s Web Interface is extremely fast and its even faster with keyboard shortcuts. Vesta uses latest and greatest versions and depending on available system resources it delivers optimized configuration for Low/Medium/High RAM server types.

How to install Softaculous in Vesta Control Panel :

1. CLI Interface :
SSH to your server as root and execute the following command :
/usr/bin/sudo /usr/local/vesta/bin/v-add-vesta-softaculous

2. GUI Interface :
Softaculous can be installed from Vesta admin panel as well.

  • Login to the Vesta Control Panel as admin and go to Server tab in the top bar
  • Click on the Configure button next to your server hostname
  • Scroll to the bottom and click on Vesta Control Panel Plugins dropdown
  • Search for the Softaculous dropdown, select yes and click on Save button
  • That’s it ! Softaculous is installed on your server.

You can also refer to the following guide :
http://www.softaculous.com/docs/Installing_Softaculous_in_VestaCP

Once Softaculous is installed you can access it using the Apps link in the top bar when logged in as a USER or ADMIN.

By default Softaculous Free version is installed which has access to limited scripts. You can purchase the premium Softaculous license here :
http://www.softaculous.com/clients?ca=buy

We hope you enjoy installing and maintaining apps via Softaculous in Vesta.

Happy New Year from the Softaculous !!

Regards,
The Softaculous Team

2017 Year In Review – Softaculous Auto Installer

2017 has been a big year at Softaculous !! As we bid goodbye to 2017, its time to review the changes in the past 12 months.

Major changes in 2017

  • Added several features, bug fixes and improvements. One of the features we recently added allows users to backup their installations on Remote location like Dropbox/FTP/FTPS/SFTP.
  • Added 28 new scripts. Some of the recent scripts we added include Handesk, Firefly III, Zdoo, Zsite, Akaunting, SimpleRisk, GeniXCMS, ILIAS, Nuked Klan, HuMo-gen. Check out the complete list here.
  • 1270 Script Updates. With our commitment to keep our scripts library updated we released the updates for most of scripts on the same day when the script vendor released the update. Check out the complete list here.
  • We also added many new partners this year who started offering Softaculous to their clients for the ease of maintaining scripts. Check out our NOC partners list here.
  • SitePad LogoWe released a new product this year, SitePad Website builder which is a Drag & Drop Website Builder with 300+ templates and 40+ widgets which lets you create and publish your website within minutes. Visit website here.

We would like to Thank all our clients for showing confidence in our products. We appreciate your business with us and assure you that we will deliver more features and enhancements in 2018

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from all of us at Softaculous !!

PS : We are working during the holiday season so you can contact us for support related or any other queries and we will be glad to help you.
https://www.softaculous.com/support/

Regards,
The Softaculous Team

Added a drag & drop website builder

Softaculous now has a drag & drop website builder available within the Softaculous enduser panel. So Softaculous users can now create a website within minutes.

SitePad is enabled by default on all servers using Softaculous (can be disabled by server admins from Softaculous Admin panel).

Note : SitePad is just a website builder which will help you build your website using drag & drop editor and publish static pages to your hosting account via FTP. The final website will be hosted in your web hosting account.

4 Simple Steps to build a website

Step 1 : Access SitePad Website Builder

Access SitePad from the Softaculous enduser panel, look for the SitePad Website Builder link in the left panel under the Search box.

Step 2 : Choose a Theme from 290+ themes

Once you are redirected to the SitePad editor server you will need to choose a Theme for your website. You can choose from 290+ Professional Themes which cover a wide range of categories like Blog, Business, Portfolio, Restaurants, Travel, etc. All the Themes are Responsive so your website will work across all devices sizes.

Step 3 : Edit your website with drag & drop editor

After choosing a theme the default pages will be populated with demo content. With the help of 40+ Widgets like Image/Video Slider, Image Galleries, Rich Text, Video, Audio, Service Box, Google Maps, Contact Form, Social Media Buttons, etc you can start editing the contents, add images/videos, text and also create new pages as per your requirements.

Step 4 : Final Step, Publish your website !

Once your website is ready you can click on the Publish button which will transfer static files i.e. HTML, CSS, JS to your web hosting account i.e. cPanel, Directadmin, Interworx, etc. The final website will be hosted on your web server and since the files are static your website will load much faster as compared to a PHP website.

That’s it ! Your website is ready !

What is SitePad Website Builder :

SitePad is a drag and drop website builder with 290+ Professional Themes which cover a wide range of categories like Blog, Business, Portfolio, Restaurants, Travel, etc and 40+ Widgets like Image/Video Slider, Image Galleries, Rich Text, Video, Audio, Service Box, Google Maps, Contact Form, Social Media and many more.

SitePad publishes static files (HTML, CSS, JS) to your web hosting account i.e. your cPanel, Directadmin, Plesk server and your final website will be hosted on your server. Static content makes your website load nearly 2X faster.

Features :

  1. One Click Publish
  2. 290+ Themes
  3. 40+ Widgets
  4. Responsive Themes
  5. Static content (HTML, CSS, JS) and many more

SitePad website builder comes with 4 Plans which includes the Free plan with 15 Themes. Click here to learn more about Plans.

Added Auto Upgrade in Joomla

Added Auto Upgrade in Joomla 3.x Branch.

Joomla LogoJoomla  is an award-winning content management system (CMS), which enables you to build Web sites and powerful online applications. Many aspects, including its ease-of-use and extensibility, have made Joomla the most popular Web site software available. Best of all, Joomla is an open source solution that is freely available to everyone.

Review, Rate and View Demo of Joomla here:
http://www.softaculous.com/apps/cms/Joomla

Install 350+ Apps on ISPmanager via Softaculous

Softaculous is now available as the default auto installer in ISPmanager 5. Install 350+ apps like WordPress, Joomla, Drupal, etc with ease from your IPSmanager 5 panel.

Thanks to an integration module developed by team ISPsystem in collaboration with team Softaculous, the solution is available to all ISPmanager 5 users.

Even if you are not an advanced ISPmanager 5 user, the web-script installation process will become seamless, quick, simple, and secure for you. All you need to do to start using this new functionality is to activate the integration module within your ISPmanager 5 control panel, after which it will become available in the “Additional Apps” section of the control panel.

Server management without specialized administration skills is a fundamental part of ISPmanager’s philosophy. Now, with Softaculous included in ISPmanager as a plug-in, we can offer our clients the highest level of ease and convenience for installation and managment of applications!
Pavel Guralnik, VP of Business Development @ISPsystem

Softaculous is available as a free module for ISPmanager 5 (from version 5.33) with 56 applications. By purchasing a premium version of Softaculous through our BILLmanager you will gain access to 350+ web-scrips.

Learn more about the integration here.

About ISPmanager
ISPmanager 5 Lite is a flexible web hosting control panel with the perfect balance of functionality, usability and price. To this date the panel has been already been installed on hundreds of thousands of servers worldwide. With such features as multiple user roles, built-in PHP selector, backup management system, data import from remote server and many, many more great features, ISPmanager became a perfect solution for both Dedicated and VPS server administration!
www.ispsystem.com

Softaculous is now the default auto installer in ISPmanager

Softaculous is now available as the default auto installer in ISPmanager 5. Install 350+ apps like WordPress, Joomla, Drupal, etc with ease from your IPSmanager 5 panel.

Thanks to an integration module developed by team ISPsystem in collaboration with team Softaculous, the solution is available to all ISPmanager 5 users.

Even if you are not an advanced ISPmanager 5 user, the web-script installation process will become seamless, quick, simple, and secure for you. All you need to do to start using this new functionality is to activate the integration module within your ISPmanager 5 control panel, after which it will become available in the “Additional Apps” section of the control panel.

Server management without specialized administration skills is a fundamental part of ISPmanager’s philosophy. Now, with Softaculous included in ISPmanager as a plug-in, we can offer our clients the highest level of ease and convenience for installation and managment of applications!
Pavel Guralnik, VP of Business Development @ISPsystem

Softaculous is available as a free module for ISPmanager 5 (from version 5.33) with 56 applications. By purchasing a premium version of Softaculous through our BILLmanager you will gain access to 350+ web-scrips.

About ISPmanager
ISPmanager 5 Lite is a flexible web hosting control panel with the perfect balance of functionality, usability and price. To this date the panel has been already been installed on hundreds of thousands of servers worldwide. With such features as multiple user roles, built-in PHP selector, backup management system, data import from remote server and many, many more great features, ISPmanager became a perfect solution for both Dedicated and VPS server administration!
www.ispsystem.com

Softaculous now available on CentOS Web Panel

Hi,

We are pleased to announce that Softaculous is now available as the default auto installer on CentOS Web Panel.

CentOS Web Panel is a Free Web Hosting control panel is designed for quick and easy management of (Dedicated & VPS) servers without need to use ssh console for every little thing. There are lots of options and features for server management in this control panel.

How to install Softaculous in CentOS Web Panel :
Softaculous can be installed with one click from CentOS Web Panel admin panel. Login to the CentOS Web Panel as root and go to Script Installers -> Scripts Manager and click on the Install Softaculous button.
You can also refer to the following guide :
http://www.softaculous.com/docs/Installing_Softaculous_in_CentOS_Web_Panel

By default Softaculous Free version is installed which has access to limited scripts. You can purchase the premium Softaculous license here :
http://www.softaculous.com/clients?ca=buy

Once Softaculous is installed you can access it under the File Management and Script Installers section when logged in as a USER.
Access_Softaculous_in_CWP

We hope you like the new changes and we will be adding more features in the upcoming releases.

Regards,
The Softaculous Team

Softaculous 4.5.5 released with support for Japanese

The Softaculous Team announces the launch of version v4.5.5.Full Story

Hi,

The Softaculous Team has released Softaculous 4.5.5

1) Added Japanese language.

2) Admin can now create a blacklist of scripts (i.e. scripts to be disabled). Click here for guide.

3) Admin can enable backups to be taken by admin using CLI even when the backups are disabled for endusers. Enable the setting “Allow admin to backup from command line” from Softaculous Admin panel -> Settings. Click here for CLI backup guide.

4) Auto Install API now supports ISP System.

5) Improved Script packaging API to deliver script updates faster.

6) Bug Fix : In ISP System control panel user was unable to access Softaculous when logged in ISP System control panel into different browsers. This has been fixed now.

Regards,
The Softaculous Team