How to install WordPress using Softaculous App Installer

Using Softaculous automatic app installer you can install WordPress in a few clicks. Follow the steps below to install wordpress on your hosting account;

1.Login to your cPanel. Here is how to login to your cPanel. (Don’t have one yet? Order Professional Hosting Services Here )

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2.Move down to the Software and Services section. Click on Softaculous.

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3. Select Blogs and click on WordPress.

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5. Click on Install or Install Now from Overview page.

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6.Software Setup Section:-

-Choose Protocol: If your site has SSL then please choose the HTTPS protocol. Leave as default (http:// or http://www) if you have not purchased SSL certificate for your domain.
-Choose Domain: Please choose the domain to install the software. You will have different domain options if you have setup addon domains or subdomains in your hosting account.
-In Directory: The directory is relative to your domain and should not exist e.g. To install at http://mydomain.com/news/ ) just type news in the field (The website will then accessed by mydomain.com/news/ ). To install only in http://mydomain.com leave the field empty (The website will then be accessed by mydomain.com).

Site Settings:
-Site Name: Enter name of website or blog.
-Site Description: Short description of website or blog
-Enable Mutisite: Leave field as default or unchecked for a normal WordPress website
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7. Admin Account Section:-
-Admin Username: Enter a username. Do not leave as default (Change from admin to something else to help protect your WordPress website from hackers).
-Admin Password: Choose a very strong password to help secure your WordPress website. You may use the password generator (i.e the key beside the Hide) to generate strong secure passwords.
-Admin Email: Enter your email.

Choose Language Section:-
-Select Language: Choose the language you want for your WordPress website/blog.

Select Plugins Section:-
-Limit Login Attempts (Loginizer) : Tick checkbox to install the plugin. This plugin helps to secure your WordPress website or blog by limiting the login attempts of user. It prevents or stops user login after a certain number of tries. This helps to keep out people or hackers trying to guess your password or login details.

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8. Advanced options:- You may skip or ignore the advanced options.

9. Select Theme: You may select a new theme from this section orย  ignore for your WordPress website/ blog to use the default WordPress theme.

Email installation details to: You can enter your email here to receive the installation details of your new WordPress website/blog in your email.

10.Click Install to install WordPress.

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Done! ๐Ÿ™‚ ๐Ÿ™‚

You can access the login page(back end) by visiting www.yourdomain.com/wp-admin

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