Using wget to download HTML website

Replace with the website you want to download files from.

wget -r -np -k

The above command will download all the files it can find in that web directory, i.e. (html files) This can be helpful if your trying to move a simple HTML site.

The -r option means recursive, the -k option converts the links to local links after it downloads the page.

Check Access Logs for website

Typically on a cPanel host your access logs are kept in


Where username is your cPanel username and is your website.

To view the logs you can use tail -f to follow the log.

tail -f /usr/local/apache/domlogs/username/

You can also use grep to search the logs.

grep "text to search" /usr/local/apache/domlogs/username/