How to install wordpress from Cpanel step by step?


How to install wordpress from Cpanel step by step?

What does install wordpress needed?

  • MySQL 5.0 +
  • local server or hosting  : WAMP (For Windows)
  • PHP 5.2+

How to download WordPress ?

To install wordpress First you can go to the link you can see the following snapshot :


After that, you go to the control panel (cpanel) to upload the zip file as the following snapshot :





After the upload is completed, we decompress the file :

extract file


How to create database ?

WordPress requires MySQL database. So create a new empty database with user/password.

We are going to create a database through the control panel as in the following snapshot :




Now you can see this page , We will create a database and then a user for it and then give full permissions to this user :

Create database


Go to the center of the page to create a user :


Create user


So far so good , Now we are going to give permission to the user as the following snapshot :




Add All Permissions


install wordpress

It’s very easy to set up WordPress into your system. The following steps describe how to set up WordPress After we create the database and the user for it :

Step (1) : Open your browser and navigate to your WordPress file path, then you will get the first screen of the WordPress installer as shown in the following screen. In our case, the path is




Select your language for the WordPress and click on Continue.

Step (2) − In this step, you can view the information needed for the database before proceeding with WordPress installation.



Click on Let’s go!

Step (3) − Here, you have to enter the information about the MySQL database as described in the following snapshot :




After filling all information, click on Submit button.

Step (4) − WordPress checks the database setting and gives you the confirmation screen as shown in the following snapshot.




Great, everything is fine , Click on Run the install

Step (5) − Enter the login information to the site control panel :




It contains the following fields −

  • Site Title − Enter the name of the site which you are going to create in WordPress.
  • Username − Enter the username as per your choice while logging in the WordPress.
  • Password twice − Enter password to protect your site.
  • Your E-mail − Enter your e-mail address which helps to recover the password or any update.

After filling all the information, click on the Install WordPress button.

Step (6) − After installation being successful, you will get a screen of the stating success as seen in the following :




You can view your username and password detail added in WordPress.

After clicking on Log In button, you will go to the site control panel to log in using the username and password that was previously created :



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