How to install WordPress in 1-Click on a cPanel Hosting

WordPress is the most popular CMS & blogging platform out there. There are more than 25% websites on the whole internet are powered by WordPress. In this tutorial, I will tell you how to install WordPress in just 1-click on most of the cPanel Hostings.

What are the things that we are required to install WordPress in just 1-click?

The following things are required to install and make your WordPress site go live :

  • Domain name
  • Web Hosting
  • Internet Connection
  • Desktop/Smartphone

Domain Name

Domain name is the web address of a website that you enter in a web browser (like Firefox, Chrome etc.) to access a website.

You can buy a domain from any of the following domain name providers :

Web Hosting

Web Hosting is an online home of your website. This is a place on the internet where all the files of your website are stored.

There are so many cPanel hosting providers available on the internet (like GoDaddy, HostGator etc.)

But among them BlueHost is the most suitable cPanel Hosting for beginners or starter sites. The best part about BlueHost is that you get a free Domain Name(worth $12) & SSL Certificate (worth $5/mo) for free with the hosting plan.

Now you have got your domain name and cPanel Hosting, that means we are ready to install WordPress in 1-Click on your website.

So, let’s get started…

How to install WordPress in 1-Click on a cPanel Hosting

First of all login to your BlueHost account here.

Now, after logging in, navigate to MOJO Marketplace. Then under MOJO Marketplace click on “One Click Installs”.

MOJO Marketplace - One Click Install WordPress
MOJO Marketplace

Now on the MOJO Marketplace page find the “WordPress” install script.

Install WordPress MOJO Marketplace
Install WordPress – MOJO Marketplace

Now click on “Install” button.

Install WordPress
Install WordPress

Next is to choose the domain where you want to install WordPress.

Install WordPress - Domain Name
Choose domain name

You can also enter the subdirectory name, If you want to install it in a sub directory.

If you want to change the default username and password along with email of WordPress installation then click on “Advanced Settings” and there you can update them.

Now read the TOS & other agreements and accept them.

Then click on “Install Now” and that’s it. WordPress is now successfully installed on your website.

WPBeginner have a great article on What are the most important things to do after installing WordPress. Must read it.

If you have any question regarding WordPress installation or you want a specific article on a particular topic then please tell me in comments below. I will reply within 2 hours.

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