Install WordPress from Softaculous App Installer

This article details how to install WordPress on Farbyte shared web hosting using the Softaculous App Installer.

To install WordPress on your hosting account please perform the following:

  1. Login to cPanel with the login credentials that were sent in your Farbyte Welcome email
  2. Scroll to the bottom of the page and click Softaculous Apps Installer
  3. The Softaculous start page will appear, click the WordPress logo (usually the first one)
  4. Click Install now
  5. For Choose Protocol, select either https:// or http:// depending on whether you want to run the site using SSL encryption or not
  6. Under Choose Domain, select the domain associated with your Farbyte account that you wish to install WordPress on
  7. If you want to install to the root of your domain (e.g. domain.com), delete wp from In Directory, so it is blank. Otherwise if you want to install to a subdirectory in your domain, enter the directory here (e.g. for domain.com/blog enter blog)
  8. Set the other settings as desired
  9. Click the Install button at the bottom of the page
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