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How to Install WordPress on Bluehost in 5 Minutes?

Written by Akash Navi

WordPress is one of the best Content management system for you if you are willing to run a personal website or blog on any web host like Bluehost and others. It is the most simplest CMS ever built, anyone can use this even a new blogger can use it without any issues or problem with WordPress. The dashboard is very simple and user friendly. In this guide I will tell you how you can install WordPress on Bluehost in 5 Minutes.

In next 5 minutes you will be completing the task to install WP on your server. I recommend you to start the installation simultaneously while reading this guide, for more clarity for you. I hope you have already purchased hosting form them.

If not then I have a guide for you which will guide you to buy hosting from bluehost. As soon as you have done with the purchase you can install WP on your server.

If you have already done with the purchase then you can continue with this article to see how you can do the installation. In this guide I will tell you how you can install WP using the automated installation feature.

If you want to install it manually then I have a separate guide for you which will guide you to install WordPress manually. If you are a beginner in Blogging then I recommend you to follow this guide and install WP using automated installation feature of Bluehost.

How to Install WordPress on Bluehost in 5 Minutes?

Install WordPress on Bluehost

So now let us get started with this guide and check out the procedure which you need to follow in order to install WordPress on Bluehost in next 5 minutes.

To do so the first step you need to do is login into your cPanel, you can use this link to open Bluehost cPanel in new tab of your web browser.

Once you login into your cPanel scroll down and look for Softaculous Apps Installer, you will find it at the below part of your cPanel. You can refer the image below.

Click on WordPress in cPanel

From there click on WordPress, it will the first app in that list. As soon as you click on that you will be redirected to Softaculous App Installer page. From there click on Install Now which you will get just below the description of WP App. Refer the image embedded below.

Click on Install Now

Now you will be asked to select the protocol you want for your website. Choose your domain name from the drop down menu.

Select Domain name in Bluehost hosting

In case you want to install WP on any of your directories you can enter it in the space provided. After that the next thing you need to do is configuring your Site Settings. Enter your Site name and Site Description, refer the image below for more details.

WordPress Site settings Bluehost

After that enter the administrator account settings. Enter your Username, Password and your email ID.

Enter Admin Details

Now the last step to install WordPress on Bluehost, enter your Email address and click on Install. You can refer the image which I have embedded below.

Click on Install in Bluehost

Now you have successfully installed WordPress on Bluehost. Once your installation will be completed your will see the URL(s) on which you can access your WP site. Check out the image below for more clarity because the URL which will be displayed to you there will be your Admin URL.

Sucessfully installed WP

Now you can access your WP dashboard by going to http://yourdomain.com/wp-admin/

You can now install WP themes and plugins on your website, if you want me to guide you through the process. I have guides already published on our website.

I hope you are clear with all the steps which I have mentioned in this article. If you have any kind of doubts you can leave your comment below.

Happy Blogging !!

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