Install WordPress via cPanel

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  1. Login to cPanel.

  3. Go Softaculous Apps Installer section and click WordPress.

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  5. On the next page, click Install to start the installation process.

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  1. Complete the needed information fields.
  • Choose Protocol – In most cases, use http:// format
  • Choose Domain – Select the domain or subdomain from the dropdown box.
    Note: If you have a current site and want to retain it while working on a new wordpress website, setup a subdomain first and install the wordpress into that subdomain
  • In Directory – Specify the name of the subfolder but in most cases this is empty. In this example, it shows wordpress will be installed into a subfolder named “wp”. You may choose any name for this folder you prefer.
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  1. Create your own logins for the Admin Account.
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  3. Click Install. Be certain you have emailed your login details to yourself.
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  5. Wait until the installation is completed.
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  1. Installation Complete.
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For everything you need to know about WordPress, please go to, the online manual for WordPress and a living repository for WordPress information and documentation.


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