The most basic functionality of any Hosting Control Panel – in your case it would cPanel will be to gain access to the back-end dashboard and manage your hosting account. Giving you access to the main frame of your account you will be to enable and disable functions as you see fit.
If you have a webmaster you most probably won’t need to worry but I would say it could be a good thing to at least know how and where to get access – just in case of emergency.
- Connect domain names to your hosting
- Set up emails for your site
- Install WordPress (or another content management system)
- Back up your website
- Upload files
- Check your bandwidth usage
And a whole lot more – like changing security settings, checking out your website’s analytics and installing helpful apps. View an extensive List of Features?