Hello, everyone, this is Pritam Khurana founder and CEO of this website. Today I am going to tell you How to install WordPress on your website easily and customize it. As we all know that WordPress is one of the best website builder PHP based script. It has been developed with the help of pre-defined templates with the help of them you can build stunning websites. Many people face problem in installing WordPress on their website. So I am here to tell you the right methods of installing WordPress on your website. Moreover, I will also tell you How to install WordPress theme on your website.
At first, I would like to make you clear everything regarding WordPress. As I have mentioned earlier that WordPress is a PHP based scripts that are being used to develop a website with the help of predefined templates called a theme. There are many steps that you will have to follow in order to install WordPress on your website. So what are we waiting for? Let us start the article.
Connecting your domain name and hosting server
The first thing that you will have to do in order to install WordPress is buying a domain name and hosting server. There are many websites through which you can buy the best hosting as well as a domain name.
Now you will have to connect your domain name with hosting server. It’s very simple you will have to tell your hosting server about your domain name as well as your domain name about your hosting. So for this, you will have to update the name servers that are given by your hosting providers in your DNS management of domain name. Now, wait for some time until its get updated. You will receive a confirmation email when everything is ready.
How to install WordPress on GoDaddy
Godaddy, One of the best domain name and hosting providers. Mostly people use this website for making their website. So they face problem in installing WordPress on GoDaddy. If your hosting and domain name are from the same company then its very simple to install WordPress. But when the hosting and domain name from different companies then its quite difficult.
When you will login to the admin area of your WordPress then you will click on the domain name on which you want to install the WordPress. Then you will receive an option of creating a website. Click on the host website with WordPress. When you will click on this then you will have to fill a short form and your website will be live with the help of WordPress. If you want to make any changes then you can log in to the dashboard of WordPress and from there you can edit your website easily.
How to install WordPress using softaculous installer
When hosting is from another company then you will have to install WordPress using the softaculous installer. You will have to log in to the Cpanel of the hosting server and then you will have to search for softaculous installer. There you will receive the option of WordPress. Once you will click on this then you will have to fill a short form. Where you will have to select the domain name and choose your username and password for login purpose. In future, you can log in to your WordPress dashboard using this username and password.
How to install WordPress theme
As I have mentioned earlier that WordPress is based on templates. There are many predefined templates are present through which you can build your awesome websites easily. But the question is, How you can choose the best theme for your website. There are some of the third party theme developers are present that build the best-customized theme for WordPress. You can buy from them and upload to your site. After that, you can make changes to the theme also. You are independent to edit the theme according to your need.
If you want to install the normal theme then you can visit the WordPress dashboard and then you will have to choose a theme option. Here you will receive an option to add new and upload. You can choose according to your need. Always remember that it will decide the whole layout of your website. So think before changing it.
How to install WordPress plugin
Plugin means the additional features that you can add to your website. Additional features stand for adding of forms, google analytics, SSL certificate, Yoast SEO and many more. There are millions of plugin present in WordPress. You can use them on your website in order to make your site enhanced. There are some of the best examples of WordPress plugins are, Yoast SEO, Google analytics, WP form and many more.
For installing the WordPress plugin on your website. You will have to log in to the WordPress dashboard and from there you will have to choose the plugin option. Here you will get an option of add new. From here you can add a new plugin to your website.
How to make your user profile in WordPress
When you will login to the WordPress dashboard then you will receive the option of users. You will have to click on this option. Now you will have to fill the required field in order to upgrade your profile. Here you will have to mention your name, nickname, email, Facebook, Instagram and many more in order to make your profile completed. Now you might be thinking can we upgrade our photo in WordPress user? Yes, you can upgrade your own image in WordPress. You will have to make your profile on gravatar and then you will have to add your same Gmail in WordPress. It will automatically upload your photo in WordPress.
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