Creating and Installing your first WordPress site?

The WP Quick Start Series provides you with step-by-step guidelines to create a complete wordpress website from scratch.

The first post in this series provides you with a guide to install your first wordpress website on a web server.

Great! Lets get Started…

  • Step 1.First lets watch the below video for a brief introduction to WordPress, then you are ready to go…

  • Step 2. Next lets get your Domain and Hosting account from Hostgator.[Your hosting account is the place where your website files will be put so that people can access it across the internet.]
  • Step 3. Next go to your website cpanel by going to “your-domain-name.com/cpanel” using your favorite browser[The Cpanel is your websites control center, here you can install software like wordpress, create e-mail accounts, provide FTP access, etc.]
  • Step 4. Login to the Cpanel with your Hostgator account username and password.
  • Step 5. Watch below video and use the Quickinstall Icon on your cpanel to install WordPress in 5 minutes

  • Step 6. Next go to “your-domain-name.com/wp-admin”.
  • Step 7. Login with your WordPress username and password, and you are ready to start adding content!

The next video in this series will show you how to setup the look and feel for your WordPress Website.

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