Installing Wordpress

Article ID: 872

Before begining, please ensure you know your MySQL username and password. If you are unsure of this you may contact our support department for password recovery assistance.

1. Download and unzip the WordPress package from wordpress.org

2. Upload the WordPress files to your public_html directory (or a sub directory within) using your FTP program.

3. Browse to the wordpress install file now located at www.yourdomain.com/wp-admin/install.php to start the wordpress installer.

Note: if you placed wordpress in a subdirectory, the location would be www.yourdomain.com/yoursubdirectory/wp-admin/install.php

4. Follow the steps on the wordpress installer that comes up.
Enter your database information on the first page and hit submit.
Create a username and password for wordpress on the next page, and click install.

Wordpress is now installed and ready to use.


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