How to Install WordPress ?
In this tutorial we provided detailed instructions on how to install WordPress on ur cpanel.Follow these guidelines if you want to perform a new, manual installation of the latest WordPress version.
Step 1: Download WordPress
- Download the WordPress package to your local computer from http://wordpress.org/download/.
- Login into your c-panel with Username n password
Step 2: Upload WordPress to Hosting Account
- Under Files, click File Manager.
- Select Web Root and Show Hidden Files, then click Go.
- Click on Public_html/
- Click Upload option from the top toolbar.
- Click Browse (some web browsers will have Choose File instead).
- Select the wordpress package file on your computer and upload it.
- Now unzip the wordpress package and Select all the Files move it under Public_html/ ( from Public_html/wordpress to Public_html/ )
- Now go back to Cpanel Home
Step 3: Create MySQL Database and User
WordPress stores its information in a database. Therefore, a database will need to be created.
- In the Databases section, click the MySQL Database Wizard icon.
- For Step 1: Create A Database, enter the database name and click Next Step.
- For Step 2: Create Database Users, enter the database user name and password and click Create User.
- For Step 3: Add User to the Database, click the All Privileges checkbox and clickNext Step.
- For Step 4: Complete the task, make note of the database name, username and password, as you will need them for Step 4 below.
- Go back to C-panel home.
Step 4: Configure wp-config.php
The wp-config-sample.php file can be found in File Manager in the folder where WordPress is installed. To modify the file:
- In the Files section, click the File Manager icon.
- In the pop-up box, select Web Root and check the box for Show Hidden Files (dotfiles), then click Go.
- From the left navigation menu in File Manager, click public_html to expand the folder.
- On the right side of the File Manager screen, locate the wp-config-sample.php file.
- Right click on the file, select Rename and change the name of the file to wp-config.php. Click the Rename File button.
- Right-click on the wp-config.php file and select Code Edit. When the file opens, look for the following information:
define(‘DB_NAME’, ‘database_name_here’);/** MySQL database username */
define(‘DB_USER’, ‘username_here’);/** MySQL database password */
- Replace database_name_here with the name of the database you created.
- Replace username_here with the username of the database you created.
- Replace password_here with the password of the database that you created.
- When done editing, click the Save Changes button, then close the file.
Step 5: Run the Installation
Open a new browser window and Open your domain url address.
- Select the language.
- Click on Next.
Step 6: Complete the Installation
On this page, fill in the fields for:
- Site Name
- Password (needs to be entered twice)
- Email address (login information will be sent to this email address)
- Select whether or not to have the search engines index the site
Click Install Now, and its will shows you the following message:
- Success! WordPress has been installed.
– Watch the Below Video for clear reference