Quick Guide To Install WordPress To Your Website With HostGator

You will agree with me if I say that:

WordPress is the best platform to run your website.But People tend to make mistakes during installing WordPress.

I hope you already have a WordPress hosting before you start this how to install WordPress guide.If you want any help in starting a WordPress you can always check my complete guide.

In today’s post, I will show you how to install WordPress in 4 simple steps to your website with HostGator hosting, and I will let you know the mistakes that beginners are bound to commit.

Step1: Login to your c panel.

As soon as you buy Hostgator hosting service you will receive an mail regarding setup instructions and login details.You can login to your c-panel from the link that will be sent to your mail.

Step2: Scroll down to apps section.

Once you login to c-panel you need scroll down until you find this apps section.

Can you find wordpress in that list of apps.Good.hostgator

Step3: Click on the WordPress icon.

Once you click on WordPress icon you will land in the page shown below.

Once you are here click on Install now.Then the page shown below will open.

Avoid these most committed mistakes by the beginners and save your precious time.

wondering what that mistake is?

By default, Directory column will be filled as wp.But this column should be empty.If we don’t make it empty, then your URL will change.My site’s domain name is niftyslash.com  if i would have left wp in the directory column and installed wordpress, My site’s URL will be niftyslash.com/wp

/wp to my site’s URL doesn’t look good.So i left directory column empty.So that my site’s URL was only niftyslash.com

Step4: Install WordPress.

Give your E-mail id to get installation details and then click Install.

Congrats, you successfully installed wordpress to your site.
You can login to your site’s dashboard by using login details that has been sent your mail after successful installation of wordpress.
Go ahead and discover the new themes and plugins in wordpress.

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