In this tutorial we will provide you instructions, how to install WordPress on your server. Follow these guidelines if you want to perform a new, manual installation of the latest WordPress version.

Follow these steps to install WordPress manually:

Step 1: Download the WordPress installation package

Step 2: Upload the WordPress files to your server

Step 3: Create a MySQL Database for WordPress to use

Step 4: Go through the installation process

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Step 1:  Download the WordPress installation package

To start the installation process, first you need to download WordPress from it’s official download page. We suggest that you always download the latest stable version of WordPress.

Once you download the latest WordPress version, the installation package will be saved to your device. Locate the installation package that you’ve downloaded and extract it to a new folder.

Step 2:  Upload the WordPress Files to Your Server

Now, you need to upload the extracted files and folders to your server. The easiest way to upload the installation files is via FTP in public_html folder.

Step 3:  Create a MySQL Database for WordPress to use

Now, you need to create a MySQL database and assign a user to it with full permissions on your server hosting by database create option. Once you create your MySQL Database and User, make sure you write down the database name, database username and password you’ve just created.

Step 4:  Go through the installation process

Now it’s time to navigate to your website to start with the installation process. you’ll need to go to http://yourdomainname.com in your preferred browser. The first thing you will notice is a message, telling you that you don’t have a wp-config.php file and you should create one. Just click on the Create a Configuration File.

Here you will see a message, asking you to prepare the necessary information for the installation. Since we already have this information, simply press the Go! button.

Now, enter the details of MySQL database and press the Submit button

WordPress will check if your settings are correct. If you have entered all the necessary information, you will see a confirmation screen. Press the Run the Install button to move forward.

On the next screen you will have to enter the information about your administrative username and the title of your new website. Once you fill in that information, press the Install WordPress button.

That’s it! Your new WordPress website is ready to use. You can use the Login In button to access your administrative back-end and start posting in your new site.

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