Learn how to install WordPress on your Web Hosting Plan
In this tutorial, we’re going to explain how you can install WordPress on Plesk. WordPress is a free and open-source content management system written in PHP. With WordPress, you can build and maintain a website.
Step 1: Log into Plesk
Go to your client area and log in with your credentials.
My Dashboard and click on
Webhosting. Click on the web host you want to use.
If you click on
Login Details, you will see your login credentials.
Click on the URL above to log in.
Step 2: Installing WordPress
Click in the left pane on
Websites and Domains. Now click in the right pane on
Install WordPress. You can also scan to find existing sites, in order to do that click on
- Installation path: the path of your installation
- Website title
- Plugin/theme set: you can choose here the theme you want.
- Website language
- Version: you can choose whether you want the current version or an older version.
The database is automatically filled in, but you can change this if you’d like to.
Automatic Updates Settings you can select automated WordPress updates. You can also select if you would like the plugins to be included or not. When everything is entered click on
The installation will now begin.
Once the installation is finished, you’ll see a green indicator on the bottom right letting you know that the installation was successful.
Congratulations, you have successfully installed WordPress on your Web hosting plan.