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How do I install WordPress with the cPanel WordPress Toolkit?

Please note that we have replaced the WordPress Toolkit with the Softaculous WordPress Manager. You can now find the updated instructions here: Softaculous WordPress Manager. Thank you for your understanding and if you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.


WordPress is one of the Most popular platformswith which 35 % of the websites on the Internet are created. WordPress is easy to manage, customizable and powerful and offers countless possibilities. From Blogs to online stores anyone can use WordPress to create a beautiful and professional website create. In this tutorial we will show you how to create the application with the WordPress Toolkit in cPanel install. If you follow the steps below, your website will be up and running in minutes.

Video tutorial

This video describes how you can quickly and easily create your own WordPress site with the WordPress Toolkit in cPanel Install. WordPress Toolkit provides a convenient, user-friendly interface directly in cPanel that lets you install, configure, and manage WordPress websites.

The software also allows you to install new WordPress and import an existing WordPress installation by clicking the Scan button.

WordPress Toolkit includes various features such as installation, themes, cloning, security, backup/restore. In short, it contains everything you need to take control of your WordPress websites to take over.

You can go to WordPress Toolkit in cPanel and install WordPress, plugins and themes directly.

Manual installation of WordPress via the toolkit in cPanel:

The first step is the Login to your cPanel.

In the cPanel dashboard, click WordPress Toolkit.

Wordpress toolkit installer
WordPress Toolkit

After you click on WordPress Toolkit, click on the Install WordPress button.

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Install WordPress

You will be taken to the installation page. Here you need to fill in all the details for your WordPress websites.

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WordPress installation page for setup

Installation path: Select the path where you want to install your WordPress site.

Website title: Enter the title of your WordPress site.

Plugin/Theme Set: Select the specific set of themes/plugins you want to install for your WordPress.

Website Language: Choose the language for your WordPress website.

Version: Select the latest version.

Administrator Details:

Username: Username of the WordPress administrator account.

Password: Password of your WordPress admin account.

E-mail address: Email address of your WordPress administrator account.

The database details are already pre-filled. You may of course change these details, but we recommend to leave it as it was filled in by the toolkit.

As a last step click on INSTALL. The installation process may take 1 or 2 minutes. Done. Your new WordPress is installed.

Congratulations! You have successfully installed WordPress and are ready to put your creative thinking into action and develop a beautiful and successful website. We hope you found our guide useful and easy to understand and would like to ask you to read our Support Team in case you encounter any difficulties.

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