What is: FTP In WordPress

FTP stands for File Transfer Protocol. It  is a “means of transport” i.e it is used to transfer files from one local computer to a remote website, such as a WordPress blog.It is also used to download files from your WordPress website to your computer or to change files and directories permissions on a remote website.

Example, when you install a software like WordPress on your website, then most likely you will use FTP in order to upload all of the WordPress files from your personal computer to your server.