Install WordPress using Softaculous

Login to your Cpanel

Now look for Softaculous icon in the Cpanel as shown in the screenshot below. Click on the Softaculous icon which will take you to the Softaculous enduser panel.

Access Softaculous from your control panel

Access Softaculous from your control panel

Select WordPress

Once you are on the Softaculous end-user panel, you will need to search for WordPress as shown in the screenshot below.

 

 

 

 

This will take you to the WordPress page, click on the Install button here which will display the install form.

 

Fill the install form

After clicking on the Install button, you need to fill in the form displayed as shown in the screenshot below. The form asks lots of details (which are prefilled by default), you can change it if you need or leave it as it is and proceed with the installation with default values.

Choose Installation URL : Choose the domain and the folder where you want to install WordPress.

Note : If you want to install WordPress in document root i.e. example.com and NOT in a subdirectory i.e. example.com/wp then leave the In Directory field as blank.

Admin Username : Choose the username to be used for WordPress admin account

Admin Password : Choose the password to be used for WordPress admin account

Admin Email : Choose the email to be used for WordPress admin account

Select Language : Select the language in which you want to install WordPress

 

 

 

 

After filling the form click on the Install button to start the installation process.

Sit back and relax, let Softaculous handle the installation process for you.

Installation Completed

You will see the success message as shown in the screenshot below when the installation is completed.

 

 

ou can then access the WordPress admin panel and/or WordPress site.

We hope the installation process was easy.

You can not only install WordPress using Softaculous but you can also manage the complete life cycle of your WordPress installation which includes upgrading, backup, restore, clone, staging and much more.

 
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