In this blog we are going to look at how to use our one-click installer to quickly install WordPress in a few clicks.
Step 1: To install WordPress with One-click installer You Need a Domain Name and Hosting Account
Buy a domain name that is memorable and easy to pronounce as part of your branding for your website or blog. It’s the address to your online store of blog literally. GTG Hosting provides ten of thousands of domains and just type in the desired domain to see if it is available to purchase.
You will also need a hosting account to host the domain and website or blog on. A fast secure web host is what you should be looking for. GTG Hosting servers are cloud based and ultra fast so check them out.
Step 2: To install WordPress with One-click installer first Login to your control panel
Go to your cPanel login page and enter the correct login details.
Now look for Softaculous icon in the control panel as shown in the screenshot below.
Click on the Softaculous icon which will take you to the Softaculous end user panel of the GTG control panel.
Step 3: Select WordPress
Once you are on the Softaculous enduser panel, search for WordPress as shown in the screenshot below.
Select WordPress and you will be taken to the WordPress page, click on the Install button here which will display the install form.
Then click on the Install button.
Step 4: 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. (The domain name you registered with GTG Hosting.
Note : If you want to install WordPress in document root i.e. example.com and NOT in a sub directory i.e. example.com/wp then leave the In Directory field as blank.
Continue filling the form by deciding on an Admin Username be used for WordPress admin account.
Choose the password to be used for WordPress admin account which will be filled in the Admin Password. It should NOT be 123 or admin or something simple. Make your website secure buy choosing longer strings.
Then choose the email to be used for WordPress admin account. That is, Admin Email. If you don’t have an email create a new one with google for free.
And 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 our one click installer Softaculous handle the installation process for you.
Step 5: One-Click Installation of WordPress Completed
You will see the success message as shown in the screenshot below when the installation is completed.
Click on the links displayed in the success message to access the WordPress admin dash board or WordPress site you just created.
We hope the installation process was easy.
Step 6: Manage Complete Life Cycle of Your WordPress Installation
You can not only install WordPress using our one-click installer but you can also manage the complete life cycle of your WordPress installation . This includes upgrading, backup, restore, clone, staging and much more.
We will look at them individually in a separate blog.