Installing WordPress

What you Need:

- WordPress Files - Filezilla -Database

Uploading Files


  1. Extract the zip file that you downloaded to a folder on your computer

  2. Open Filezilla and connect to your sites FTP Account (You can find this in your website control panel on your host)

  3. Browse to the extracted files on your computer

  4. Highlight all files and folders

  5. Drag the highlighted files from Local Site to Remote Site

Setting Up Your Database

PLEASE NOTE MY HOST USES CPANEL YOUR SITE CONTROL PANEL MAY LOOK DIFFERENT


  1. Login to your website control panel

  2. Find an icon with the word MySQL Databases or MySQL® Database Wizard

  3. Create your Database

  4. Create Database User

  5. Add the new user you created to the new database

  6. Check the box that says ALL PERMISSIONS


Installation


  1. Navigate your website to the directory you uploaded the files to (If you uploaded it to public_html only browse to yoursite.com)

  2. Click Create Configuration File

  3. Enter your Database Details

  4. Click Run Install

  5. Enter the Information for your site

  6. Click Install WordPress

  7. Your website is now installed