As i have discussed it before in many articles that WordPress is most powerful CMS which have almost all kind of functionality either you are interested to lounch you online store or you want your business portfolio website. There are hundred of thousands free themes available which help you to start your business with low budget, beside this you can also choose premium themes which are available in different websites, choose the theme according to your desire and requirement. Before everything of themes or plugin you need to install / lounch active wordpress website basic level. by following simple steps you can have your active WordPress based website. After this article you will able to install WordPress professionally. Here i will guide you how to install WordPress by various ways.
This iis the simplest way to install WordPress. In this methode your hosting must support or provide the softacolous option within your web hosting. This software provides you to install hundreds of different CMS but here i am going to teach you about only WordPress. Softacolous option will look like following image.
Now you need to click on the button which picture has been provided. When you click on given softaculous option then you will see the following options.
In above given picture you need to click on install button. When you click on install button it will proceed you to next page where you need to make few changes and give the wordpress website details.
In above picture you can see highlighted option wp, you need to remove this in case you want to install WordPress on home directory. Otherwise you can correct the directory where you want to install WordPress website. Make necessary changes according to your requirement. Most of the time it is as blog because most of the people like to have a blog infront of their website. If you want to install word press on home directory remove the wp option and their will only remain the website name. In my case it is only soyouearn.com but if i want to install a blog seperate to my rest website it will be blog replacing wp word and it will looks like soyouearn.com/blog.
In above given picture page you give the Site name according to your website and discription. Provide your website username and password and click the button install. It will take few seconds to few minutes to install wordpress on your hosting. Time of installation based on your server speed. After completion of installation you can login into your wordpress website panel and their you will find the all options to create new page and new post you can also publish. Install plugins and themes as well.
Now your website is ready to use. You can now install the new theme on your website according to your need. If you do not know how to install WordPress theme then you can visit the article inwhich i have mention all different process by following which you will be master to install any kind of theme on your WordPress website.
2. Install WordPress Manually
Most of the people even developers do not know how to install WordPress theme incase their hosting provider have expire softaculous license or even do not support softaculous option with in their hosting panel. By following very simple steps you will able to install the WordPress in few minutes.
First of all you need to login into your web Hosting Account. These web hosting credentials you will have in email mostly which your hosting services provider company sent.
Secondly you need to download the wordpress theme. For this you need to open a website which link is wordpress.org and their you need to click on button “Get the WordPress” which picture has been given below:
After clicking on Get WordPress option you will be process to the page where you need to click on button “Download WordPress”. Download the WordPress format which your hosting support.
Now go back to your hosting panel and click on the option MYSQL Database which picture is also given below.
now in next page you need to create database username and database name. One important thing you need to note down the username and database name when you create it will pop up in the page and show you copy that in a notepad with password. Now you need to do one last step here at this page. In the very same database creating page you will find one section of “Add User To Database” select the database name and database user and click the button add.
Give all privileges and save it. As shown in above given picture.
Now go back to your web hosting main page and click on option “File Manager”. Now you need to go in to directory name “Public_html” incase you are installing the WordPress in different directory then you need to go further in required directory of yours and click on the option “upload”.
There you will have new page with option upload file. Click on it and find the file which you have recently downloaded. Select the file and upload it.
after uploading the wordpress file you need to extract the file. it will create a new folder with the name “WordPress” open it. Select all files and right click on file it will give you option move. Move the files in required directory.
Now you need to open your website their it will request you to put database username , Database name and password. Do not change any other filed and process it.
It will request now to give your website username and password, Title etc. Give that and save.
Congratulations you have just installed the WordPress website manually. If you face any issue, you can comment below or reach us and i will give you solution of your issue. Don’t forget to follow me on my twitter, Facebook, Instagram and YouTube channel.