Select Page

How to Install WordPress on cPanel

by Aug 31, 2020FAQ

Install-WordPress-on cPanel

In the world there are 40% of the websites are on WordPress. Whenever someone purchases hosting from WebVerge most of the people install WordPress on cPanel.

Sometimes people don’t know how to install WordPress on their website and sometimes people find it very confusing.

In this article, I am going to show you how you can install WordPress on your website in just a few clicks and also make sure that your website is secure and safe from malware and hackers out there.

How to Install WordPress on cPanel

Install WordPress on cPanel
  • Once, that is done then you can click on the active button
Install WordPress on cPanel-1
  • Then in the top left, you will see an option to log in to cPanel. You can click on that button.
Install WordPress on cPanel-2
  • Then you will see your cPanel. What you need to do is scroll down and then you will see WordPress logo there in softaculous app installer
Install WordPress on cPanel-3
  • Click on the WordPress icon and there you will see a button to install now. Tap on it.
Install WordPress on cPanel-4
  • Now, the main and the interesting part starts from here.
  • Firstly we will go to the software setup. Choose the domain name and remember you have to remove wp from in directory option. Otherwise, your WordPress will be installed in directory of wp. Whenever anyone will open your website they will see nothing. They will have to write to open the website.
Install WordPress on cPanel-5
  • Then enter your site name and description. If you wish to change this in the future you can do that too. Don’t select enable multisite if you don’t know what is it.
Install WordPress on cPanel-5
  • Now, it’s time to add the username and password of WordPress. Also, enter your email address. Please make sure your username and password is difficult for anyone to guess.
Install WordPress on cPanel-5
  • There will be an option to select your language. You can select your preferred website language here.
Install WordPress on cPanel-5
  • You will see an option to select the plugin. I will suggest you choose Limit Login Attempts (Loginizer). This can help you a lot in securing your new WordPress website.
Install WordPress on cPanel-9
  • Once this is done. You can click select a default theme or click on the install button.
Install WordPress on cPanel-9
  • You can open your website and you will see a new WordPress website that is ready for you.
Install WordPress on cPanel-11
  • If you wish to log in to your website you can type or you can also type
Install WordPress on cPanel-12
  • Enter your username and password. The one which we added while installing WordPress on our website. Once, that’s done you will see the dashboard of your website.
Install WordPress on cPanel-13


I hope it was easy for you to understand how you can install WordPress on your website. This is one of the easiest way to install WordPress.

You are not a customer of WebVerge. You can simply goto webverge cloud hosting and purchase the domain and hosting.

Do you need any help in terms of domain and hosting, You can contact us and we will help you out.


Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *