How to install WordPress Manually on cPanel

Download the WordPress Package from: https://wordpress.org/download/. Leave this package zipped for upload later. Create a new MySQL Database & user: https://subversive-tech.com/kb/?p=56 NOTE: You will need the Database Name, Username, Password, and Database host to setup WordPress. Select the proper directory and click the Upload option in the Menu Bar. NOTE: If installing to a subdomain this will need to be created first. Once the file is uploaded it will need to be extracted. Select the file in the File Manager and then click the Extract option from the Menu Bar. Enter a directory if you wish to have the files extracted to different directory, then click the Extract File(s) button. IMPORTANT:… Read More

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How to Install WordPress Using Softaculous

Locate the Softaculous App Installer panel in cPanel, and select the WordPress icon in the Scripts Slider. Click on the Install button after verifying you have adequate space for the install. Enter the domain information: Select the Protocol to use. If your domain has an SSL certificate chose HTTPS. Select the Domain or Subdomain you want to install WordPress into from the dropdown menu. Directory: The install defaults to WP and will create this directory if not changed and will install in https://mydomain/wp/. To install in https://mydomain/, clear this field and leave blank. Enter a Name and Description for your WordPress Site. If you are planning on a multisite install… Read More

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How to alias a domain in cPanel

A domain alias is useful when you want your customers to be able to find your site from multiple domains that are different than the one your site is hosted on as primary. For example yoursite.com can also be viewed at yoursite.net and yoursite.store using domain aliases. IMPORTANT: Domains must be registered with a valid registrar and configured to point to your DNS servers before they can be used as an alias. Click the Aliases icon. Enter the new domain alias. Click the Add Domain button.

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