To install WordPress, simply login to your server cpanel to get started.
For example, let say your server URL is https://mydomain.com, all you have to do is to type it followed by /cpanel.
https://mydomain.com/cpanel and press the Enter key.
You will come to a login screen which looked something like the screenshot shown below. This is the login screen to your hosting server Cpanel (Control Panel).
Enter the Login ID and Password and you will be directed to the Cpanel Dashboard (See picture below) to begin your WordPress installation. The Login ID and Password is given to you by Vodien when you registered a Domain and Hosting with them. Check the emails sent to you by Vodien.
Scroll down to the panel : Software and select Softaculous App Installer to begin WordPress Installation.
When you click on the Softaculous Apps Installer, you will see this screen below, mouse over the WordPress icon and select ‘install now‘.
Fill in the required fields to complete the installation process.
The next step is to select or enter the following values to complete the installation. Once the values have been entered, scroll down and hit the install button.
Choose Protocol : https//
Choose Domain : the domain name you have purchased
Site Name : You can enter any description but keep it simple
Site Decription : You can enter any description but keep it simple
Admin Username : Enter a login ID of your Choice
Admin Password : Enter a login Password of your Choice
Admin Email : Enter an email for correspondences
Once you have completed filling up the details, scroll down and click on ‘install’.
Congratulation! Once you see this page shown below, your WordPress installation is completed.
You can now open another tab, enter the URL of your website and you will be seeing your site as shown below. This means you have completed the WordPress installation and you can begin building your website.
Stay tune to our next blog post on how to create a WordPress website without programming knowledge?