How to install WordPress using Softaculous

You can easily install WordPress on your web-site using Softaculous script installer the following way:


    • Login to your cPanel
    • Scroll down to the Software/Services section, and click the Softaculous icon:

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    • Click the WordPress link on the left-hand sidebar in Softaculous:

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    • This page will give you some information about WordPress, including ratings and reviews from other users. Click the Install link above the header to start the installation:

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    • Choose the domain you wish to use for WordPress in Choose domain field. Then select what directory to install WordPress on using In Directory field.

      Note: By default, In Directory field, will install to yourdomain.com/wp , but if you wish yourdomain.com to go directly to WordPress, then leave this field blank .

      Click the Install link above the header to start the installation:

    • Now enter a name and description for your site, as well as an administrative username, password, and email. If you would like a more secure password, click the key logo and a random generated password will be entered in the field. If you would like a record of your site’s settings, enter your email in the bottom field under the Install button. Click Install:


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    • After a few moments, you will see a page announcing that WordPress is now installed on your site:


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  • Click the link to go to the WordPress admin page, or simply browse to yourdomain.com/wp-login.php or yourdomain.com/wp-admin . Login with the username and password you chose before:

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