How to Install Wordpress with Softaculous
There's no need for complicated and time-consuming application setup.
Softaculous makes it easy to install a wide variety of apps with just a few clicks.
In this guide, we will show you how to install Wordpress with Softaculous.
Below, we will provide step-by-step instructions on Wordpress installation process.
Log into your cPanel Account.
Scroll down to * Softaculous Apps Installer * and click on * Wordpress* icon.
Once you have reached the Wordpress configuration screen, click * Install Now *.
By default, Softaculous will install the latest version of Wordpress.
Choose Protocol (ex. http, https etc) from drop-down menu.
Next, choose the domain you wish to install WordPress from the drop-down menu.
In the field * In Directory *, key in the name of a directory to install.
For example, if you wish to install Wordpress on domain name *myshoestore.com* ,leave this field blank.
If you wish to install Wordpress on domain *myshoestore.com/blog*, type in blog.
If the directory doesn't exist, don't worry, it will be automatically created.
Enter your website name and description in the form field.
Enter a username and password.
Choose language from drop-down menu.
• Select Plugin(s)-
Make any selections if needed.
• Advanced Options-
If you need to make changes to the database, you could update them here, however for new
Wordpress installations, it's recommended to not make any changes as a new database will be created.
• Select Theme-
Here you could select a theme, or you could ignore this and select a theme after the installation.
Enter your email address if you would like to have the installation details (Recommended).
Click on the "Install" button and the Wordpress installation will begin.
That is all !