When I try adding a plugin, upgrading WordPress, or changing File Permissions in the dashboard of my website, I need to log in to my FTP. I use the same settings that I use to normally connect to my FTP, but it doesn't work in the WordPress dashboard. This is a pain, because I hate manually updating everything.
Instead, I get a blank page. The link that I get is
Any suggestions as to how to fix this?
P.S. I am running WordPress 2.8