How to Install WordPress Through Softaculous?

Once you get the Login details for your cPanel account, You can easily install the WordPress with a few steps.

  1. login to your cPanel.
  2. Select the Softaculous Application.

    Softaculous App in cPanel

  3. Select WordPress from the Top Scripts. You can also search WordPress and get the Install Button.
  4. Click on Install.

    WordPress Installation From Softaculous

  5. You will have to fill up some information about your website.
    1. Software Setup:
      Choose Protocol: You can select an appropriate protocol for your Website from the DropDown list.
      Domain: Select your domain from the DropDown List.
      In Directory: If you want to install the WordPress in a sub-directory, please specify here. If you want to install the WordPress at http://YourDomainname.com/Blog, you should enter Blog.
      Database Name: Specify a DataBase name for your WordPress. The system will create it.

      WordPress Installation Details

    2. Site Settings:
      Site Name: You can specify the Site name
      Site Description: You can put a brief description of your website.
      Enable Multiple Site: Tick the box, if you have multiple site on a single WordPress.


      WordPress Website Details

    3. Admin Settings:
      Admin Username: Admin Username should not be Admin or WPAdmin. Keep practise to use some odd Username.
      Admin Password: Keep a stronger password
      Admin Email address: Provide your admin email address on which you will receive the notifications
      Select Language: Select your Language.
    4. Select Plugin: You can enable the following plugin for the security.
      Limit login Attempts : If you check this option, the Plugin “Limit Login Attempts”.


      WordPress Installation Advanced settings

    5. There are some options available. You can also select the required option while installing the WordPress.
    6. You can also select any Theme as a default Theme for your WordPress Website.
    7. Click on Install.
That's It!! Within 1-2 minutes the installation will be finished.

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