Learn how to install WordPress basics

WordPress is one of the most used content management systems (CMS) in the world.

In this post, I will explain the basic installation method of WordPress.


Web hosting and domain

To install WordPress, you need web hosting and a domain. Select your hosting provider and create an account. And buy a domain.

Create database

WordPress installation requires a MySQL database. Create your database through your hosting provider’s cPanel or dashboard.

WordPress download and upload

Download WordPress

Download the latest version of WordPress from the official WordPress site (https://wordpress.org). Unzip the downloaded file. 워드프레스설치

file upload

Log in to your hosting account using an FTP client (such as FileZilla).
Upload your WordPress files to the root directory of your web server (usually the public_html or www folder).

Start installation

Open a web browser and enter your domain address, and the WordPress installation wizard will appear.

Select language

Select your preferred language to begin installation.

Database settings

Enter the database name, username, password, database host, and table prefix.

Site Settings

Enter the site title, administrator ID, password, and email address.
Click the ‘Install’ button to complete the installation.


Once your WordPress installation is complete, you can log in to your admin dashboard to set up and manage your site. You can install plugins and themes to customize your site to your liking.

These days, hosting companies have made it easy to install WordPress.

Therefore, many parts can be omitted in the above process. Just click Install WordPress and most of the process will be done automatically.

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