Install WordPress on GoDaddy hosting Account
If anyone wants a dedicated blog or Website, they must have to Register Domain Name, need some space for keeping complete website DATA/developed web pages, as a normal person we can’t maintain Web server for our website because it’s very expensive, the other option, there are many Web Hosting Companies offering shared hosting plans for personal bloggers, small companies, Business People & merchants etc… they are especially working on Web servers Installations, Configurations, protecting servers & well Maintenance of Web servers for their valuable customers, also they are announcing special offers to attract the customers.
So, now we have to look for best Web Hosting Companies, you just get one as I found GoDaddy. Choose a good domain name, register at GoDaddy & get the hosting Plan whichever is suitable for you or your business.
Once you register your domain it will take maximum 4 hrs(depending on hosting Company) to activate account & domain name. then you can start web site development. In many cases personal bloggers will use CMS like Word press, Joomla, Drupal for their Web site. Word Press is the most popular Blogging System(CMS)
As I said in title, let’s check out How to Install Word press on GoDaddy?
To install Word press on GoDaddy account you need to login to your GoDaddy account with your credentials which are provided while registering a hosting plan from GoDaddy , once you enter into your hosting control center with your credentials you will find your domain name in Account list page, click on your domain ex: digitalwalt.com, then you will be there at Hosting Details Page , there you can find lot of options which are you ever seen before, you can manage your entire web site from hosting details page(Hosting Control Panel) because all the features, tools, Applications, FTP & Mail Accounts manager, database manager everything will be there for your hosting management. If you’re new to hosting control panel you can get support from GoDaddy or follow the below steps one by one. You have only four steps to Install WordPress
To Install WordPress on GoDaddy, click on “Popular Apps” tab from “Hosting Control Panel” you can see one click hosting apps page. next click on install now Button, The next step it will ask you “Which of your compatible hosted domains would you like to use?”, select your domain ex: digitalwalt.com & click on next, here database will create for your Word Press Installation, you need to enter database description & strong password for you database, select your folder where you want to install (ex : root folder, separate folder or sub domain if you created ) if you have any data on selected folder it will be overwritten. i selected it as digitalwalt.com/blog (“blog” folder we have enter in the box) click Next.
The last but not least step to Install Word Press on GoDaddy account, Enter Admin name, Password, Email Address & Blog Title for your Word Press blog
All are must be filled by you & Click on Finish, Once you click on finish the installation process will start, wait for 3 to 5 Mins & check the application status in Application Manager, you will find as shown below
That’s it, You are now Installed wordPress on GoDaddy Hosting account, if you have any issue to install wordPress on GoDaddy please feel free here as comment….