For this tutorial, we’ll assume you already an host, who give to you the Domain Name and the Web Services.
You will need to have :
- A software : Filezilla
- A SQL DataBase
- A server
1. Time to download the WordPress Installation Package.
Download and unzip the WordPress package if you haven’t already.
Now you have downloaded the file, you need to unzip it on your computer, to prepare it to send it to your server.
2. Create a DataBase
You need to create a new database, for WordPress. For that, you need to acces to your host, and create one.
Please note the address of your database, the username and the password.
3. Transfer the files in your server
Now, it’s time to send all of the files in the folder to your desired location on your server.
- If you want to have http : // mywebsite . com, upload all content of the unzipped folder in the root directory
- If you want to have http : // mywebsite .com /blog , you need first to create a folder named “blog” in your server, and to upload all of the content inside it.
4. Run the script
You need to make the installation script of WordPress running. For that, you need to use the browser of your choice.
On the url, put the url where you want to set up the website.Follow the questions of the installation script.
That’s it, WordPress should be installed !