What is ftp, where is it used?

The File Transfer Protocol or FTP, is used to transfer files between computers on a network.

You can use FTP to exchange files between computer accounts, transfer files between an account and a desktop computer, or access online software archives.

There are primarily three ways we can use FTP

1. Using Graphical FTP clients (e.g. FileZilla, CyberDuck, WinSCP).

2. Command-line FTP Program.

3. Via Web browser.

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