Installing WordPress

You can Search for the term “WordPress” in Control panel & it will display WordPress installation services like Softaculous or Fantastico. Its easy & quick to install WordPress with these services.

If none of the above-mentioned services are available in your Control panel, then you can follow the basic WordPress Installation steps below.

Famous 5 Minutes WordPress Install (Control Panel)

  • Download Latest Version of WordPress: https://wordpress.org/latest.zip
  • Click File Manager, upload downloaded WordPress file your to domain folder or public_html. Extract WordPress in the same folder.
  • Go back to Control Panel Home Screen.
  • Click MySQL Database Wizard icon under the Databases section.
  • Create a Database:  Enter the database name and click Next Step.
  • Create Database Users: Enter the database username and the password. Make sure to use a strong password. Click Create User.
  • Add User to Database click the All Privileges checkbox and click Next Step.
  • In Step 4. Complete the task note the database name and username. Write down the values of hostnameusernamedatabase name, and the password you chose. (Note that hostname will usually be localhost.)
  • Open your website URL in the browser and follow on-screen instructions to Install WordPress. You will be required to add database name, database username, database password and hostname.

 


Installing through Softaculous

  • Log in to your host and look for Software/Services.
  • In Softaculous, there is a Blogs category. Collapse the category and
  • WordPress will be there. Click on it.
  • You will see an Install TAB. Click it.
  • Fill in the various details and submit.
  • That’s it, you are done!