How do I install Wordpress to my Hosting package?

This article applies to 123-reg Web Hosting and 123-reg Premium Hosting packages.

Wordpress is one of the most popular Content Management Systems on the Internet, designed to allow the user a simple but effective platform to build a website, and to customise it to their needs.  

To install a 123-App to your 123-reg hosting package, please do the following:


Log into your 123-reg control panel.


Scroll down to the Web hosting section, select the relevant domain name in the drop-down box and click on the Manage button.


Scroll down to the CGI Script section and click on the application you wish to install.


Enter a name into the field to create a directory to install the application to. Once filled click the Install Now button.

Please note: If you wish to install an application to the root directory please leave the field blank.    


The application will now install, this may take a few minutes.


When the application is successfully installed you will see this page. You can now start to use the application you have installed.


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