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Installation of wordpress


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Installation of wordpress

  2. 2. WORDPRESS  WordPress is an open source CMS, often used as a blog publishing application powered by PHP and MySQL. It has many features including a plugin architecture and a templating system. Used by over 2% of the 10,000 biggest websites, WordPress is the most popular blog software in use today.  It was first released in May 2003 by Matt Mullenweg as a fork of b2/cafelog. As of September 2009, it was being used by 202 million websites worldwide.
  3. 3. FEATURES OF WORDPRESS  WordPress has a templating system, which includes widgets that can be rearranged without editing PHP or HTML code, as well as themes
  4. 4. FEATURES OF WORDPRESS  WordPress also supports the Trackback and Pingback standards for displaying links to other sites that have themselves linked to a
  5. 5. Before Installing WordPress  Before you begin the install, there are few things you need to have and do.  You need access to your site and its directory and software to proceed with the installation. These are:  An access to your web server  A text editor  An FTP Client (if you need to install WordPress on a remote server) Your web browser of choice
  6. 6. Need to Do to Install WordPress  Checking to ensure that you and your web host have the minimum requirements to run WordPress.  Download the latest release of WordPress.  Unzip the downloaded file to a folder on your hard drive.  Be prepared with a secure password for your Secret Key  Print this page out so you have it handy during the installation.
  7. 7. INSTALLATION # Create a database for WordPress on your web server, as well as a MySQL user who has all privileges for accessing and modifying it. # Rename the wp-config-sample.php file to wp- config.php. # Open wp-config.php in your favorite text editor and fill in your database details as explained in Editing wp-config.php to generate and use your secret key password.
  8. 8. INSTALLATION # Place the WordPress files in the desired location on your web server: * If you want to integrate WordPress into the root of your domain (e.g. http://localhost/), move or upload all contents of the unzipped WordPress directory (but excluding the directory itself) into the root directory of your web server. * If you want to have your WordPress
  9. 9. INSTALLATION Run the WordPress installation script by accessing wp-admin/install.php in your favorite web browser. * If you installed WordPress in the root directory, you should visit: http://localhost/wp- admin/install.php * If you installed WordPress in its own subdirectory called blog, for example, you should visit: http://localhost/blog/wp- admin/install.php
  10. 10. CREATE A DATABASE  To create database visit http://localhost/xampp/  Click PHP MyAdmin and create a new Database  Then goto configuration file of wordpress, replace the old database name into your new database name  Then Run the configuration file of wordpress.
  11. 11. Version 2.7