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Installing WordPress

Once you’ve signed up for an iPage WordPress Hosting plan, install WordPress with these simple steps.

Step 1: Log into Your iPage Control Panel

  1. Click “Log In” on the right-hand side of the top navigation bar.
  2. Log in with your username and password.

Step 2: Navigate to InstallCentral

  1. Click on “InstallCentral” under “Scripting and Add-Ons.”

Step 3: Begin Installation

  1. From InstallCentral, click the “Blogs” tab.
  2. Select WordPress from the side tabs.
  3. Scroll down and click “Begin Installation.”

Now you’ll be guided through the installation process.

Step 4. Installation Process

  1. Follow the steps provided on the “Install” page.

    • Enter your admin information
    • Choose your blog’s location (Eg. www.yourdomain.com or www.yourdomain.com/blog)
    • Select a database

    WordPress Installation field Descriptions

  2. Click “Install Now!”

Your blog has now been installed for you at the location you specified (www.yourdomain.com/blog). To begin writing and editing blog posts, you can log in directly from your blog’s URL, or via your iPage control panel. Click here for more step-by-step instructions, or choose from the links below.

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