Installing WordPress

Before installation:

  1. Download from official site on your PC an archive with the distribution of the latest version of WordPress.
  2. Place the distribution files on the hosting:
    1. Through filemanager or any FTPclient upload the archive to hosting in root directory preliminarily added site.
    2. Unpack downloaded archive with filemanager.
    3. Move the entire contents of the subdirectory wordpress in root directory.
  3. Prepare the database:
    • If there is no free database, create new.
    • If there is an unused database, you can clear and use it.
  1. Open the site in a browser.
  2. Clickon "Forward!":
  3. Specify your database connection settings and click "Send":
    • "Database name" — instead of wordpress indicate title Database.
    • "Username" — instead of username indicate Username (login) Database.
    • "Password" — instead of password indicate user password Database.
    • "Database server" - instead of localhost indicate host (server) address databases.
    • "Table prefix" — leave the standard prefix wp_ or specify any other at your discretion.
  4. Clickon "Run installation":
  5. Specify the site name and administrator information (they will be used to access adminpanels site), adjust visibility for search engines and click "Install WordPress":
    • "Site name" — specify an arbitrary name for your site.
    • "Username" — specify the administrator's login.
    • "Password" — enter the administrator password.
    • "Your e-mail" — specify the administrator's mail.
    • "Search engine visibility" - check the box if you want the site not to be indexed by search engines.
  6. Clickon "Login":
  7. Check the site is working.