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How to brand WHMCS

Branding is very important for the online business. The more places you your company brand appear in, the better it sticks in the customer’s mind.

In this article we will explain how to replace default WHMCS logo with your own.

WHMCS (WHM Complete Solution) – is a very popular all-in-one client management, billing & support solution for hosting reseller businesses.
WHMCS client area is templated to allow to change the look and feel of everything. WHMCS uses powerful Smarty template system which allows to customize the layout with ease.

By default WHMCS Client Area looks as follows:

No doubt you would like your customers to see your company logo there instead.
The process of the logo change is quite simple and includes a few steps:

  1) Login into cPanel and navigate to the WHMCS installation directory.

  2) Open templates folder, you will find existing WHMCS templates for the client area in it.

  3) Open the template directory you want to add your custom logo to.

  4) Then navigate to img folder and look for whmcslogo.png file in it.

  6) Now you need to upload your own logo file to this directory and rename it to whmcslogo.png.
You can change the name of the original file to whmcslogo_old.png for instance.

Make sure to adjust the size of the image *before* the upload in order to set the best logo scaling.

You might want to go with the logo that has transparent background for smoother header background integration.

  7) Refresh WHMCS client portal to see your new logo.

This is it!