How do I install WordPress to my VPS running cPanel

This article applies to 123 Reg VPS hosting running cPanel.

This article will show you how to install WordPress to your 123-reg.co.uk VPS .

  • Step 1 of 5

    Login to your cPanel account https://[[IP Address]]:2083/. Changing [[IP Address]] to the IP address of your VPS.

  • Step 2 of 5

    Scroll down to the Software/Services section and click Site Software.

  • Step 3 of 5

    Under Blogs click on the WordPress link.

  • Step 4 of 5

    Enter an Admin Username and Password, choose the Installation URL and select your database options. Then press the Install button to start the installation of WordPress.

    Tip: WordPress will be installed into the directory selected here, if you wish to install WordPress to the root leave the box after your domain name empty.

  • Step 5 of 5

    When the installation is complete you will see the following confirmation.