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How to Install a WordPress Website

Before you install WordPress, you may need to remove any other website files. If you previously used the Website Builder, please follow the instructions in the article WebsiteBuilder: How to Remove a WebsiteBuilder Website.
  1. Log in to your Account Manager.
  2. Click the Hosting tab on the left-side menu.

    Hosting tab

  3. Click the Open Source Applications icon under Site Enhancements.

    Hosting tab - Open Source Applications

  4. You will see a list of open-source applications that are available for one-click installation. In the Open Source Library section, click the Add New button next to WordPress.

    WordPress - Add New

  5. On the Set Up and Installation panel, select the domain name and location where you need WordPress installed.
  6. Click the Continue button.
  7. On the Create Account panel, complete the following fields.
    • Username
    • Password
    • Email
  8. Once done, select the box to accept the terms, then click the Continue button.
  9. Double-check the information you provided, then click the Confirm button.
Want to learn more about WordPress?
Check WordPress: Tutorial Videos to help you quickly grasp the basics of creating a WordPress website. You can always check out WordPress.com and browse their codex or online help forums.

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