How to install WordPress

Follow these steps to manually install WordPress in a matter of minutes
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Installing WordPress is a relatively straightforward process. Check with your hosting provider to see if they provide any automatic installation options. Otherwise, just follow these steps to manually install WordPress in a matter of minutes.

  1. Download the latest stable WordPress (http://wordpress.org/download/)
  2. Extract the zip file and transfer all content to your web server via FTP
  3. Navigate to your web server PHPMyadmin
    • Create a new database, name it anything you like (write it down!)
    • Create a new user for the database (write it down!)
  4. Navigate to your website (www.yoursitename.com)
  5. Click the Create Configuration File button
  6. Click the Let’s Go Button
  7. Fill in the MYSQL database information with the details from above
  8. Fill in Blog Title and Email details and click Install WordPress Button
  9. Write down your username and password
  10. That’s it! Your WordPress site should be up and running.