Install WordPress on Bluehost in 2 minutes (with pictures)
Bluehost is web hosting service that offers cheap and shared hosting, unlimited email accounts, unlimited space and much more. It is official web hosting partner of WordPress.org since 2005. It is recommended as it provides 24×7 free support to its client via phone or chat and has very trustworthy review.
This article will drive you through the simple process to install WordPress on Bluehost.
Here is an article to install WordPress on GoDaddy.
Below are Steps to install WordPress on Bluehost (with Pictures)
Go to BlueHost account login page and login using the domain/username and password which you got during the purchase.
You will directly see the cPanel of your account.
This is the place where you need to save and manage your website/blog. For that here you need to install your WordPress.
You will find WordPress icon in “Software/Services/Website” section. Click on WordPress icon.
WordPress details will open. Click the “Install” button
Select the domin name for which you wish to install WordPress. In case you have multiple domains, you will find the list here.
Click “Check domain“.
“Last Step” screen will appear. Check Show advanced options checkbox.
- Give a Title for your website (Any name).
- Enter username
- Enter password.
These username and password will be used to login into WordPress directly.
- cPanel authentication is used to keep your website and other functionality safe, which helps your website to run.
- WordPress authentication is used for setting UI and other stuffs which will be visible on your website while browsing on Internet.
Select “Terms and conditions” checkbox and click “Install Now“.
You will see a progress bar of installation and wordpress will be installed within few seconds.
After installation is complete, Click on “My Installs” on right corner of screen.
Click “Admin Login” for your listed site.
Login with your WordPress username and password which you entered in step 5. You will see WordPress Login.
Further steps are to setup WordPress and make pages along with posts. We will tackle this is next post.
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