View Full Version : Need help with new site

02-17-2009, 05:00 PM
I'm trying to set up a site on 1&1.com and having a little trouble, I downloaded a template from the forum here, then transferred it via filezilla to 1&1, but that as far as I can get.
I'm not sure if it would be easier to use html or I can somehow get it to work just by uploading them one at a time.
any help would be appreciated.

02-17-2009, 05:59 PM
Have you been able to upload any of the files to your new site? Can you tell me the url so I can see what you are doing so far?

02-17-2009, 06:30 PM
I was told that I can't upload a template, I thought that these were graphics to upload to put on the template?
The URL is downtoearthlpm.com (http://www.downtoearthlpm.com), it hasn't been activated yet.

02-17-2009, 06:41 PM
I have a bunch of free website templates I made you can download and unzip. Then upload the files to your website.

You can edit the html files in a txt notepad editor.

Can you try and just simply upload the unzipped template to your domain? Then we can start working on editing the html.

02-17-2009, 08:08 PM
I'm all set now and have uploaded the graphics and I think I have a template ready that is close.

02-17-2009, 08:19 PM
Which site is it on? I just went to this one and nothing was there but a graphic place holder.


02-17-2009, 08:43 PM
its not letting me put in the html code, I'll try to download an editor tomorrow night. thanks for the help

02-17-2009, 08:58 PM
Ok, keep me posted.

02-17-2009, 10:00 PM
hello wdcutter

if you need any specific help I host all my sites with 1and1.com and dabble in HTML :D

Drop me a line if you need a hand


02-22-2009, 06:54 PM
I think I finally got it up and going, just need to get a custom template and my own graphics uploaded, then start optimizing it.

downtoearthlpm.com (http://www.downtoearthlpm.com)

02-22-2009, 06:58 PM
ah good I was just going to PM you tonight and see how it was going.