Adding WordPress To Your Hostgator Website Fantastico

WordPress Makes Websites Easy

wordpress-blogIf building your own website seems too technical,

WordPress lets you type, cut and paste your way
to a masterpiece.

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Installing wordpress

Make sure your domain has been set up on hostgator

If your nameservers are not changed this will not work

Now you more than likely have just one domain, but if you
have more than one, you would need to go to add on domains

Now that we have gone through that we can install wordpress on our blog to do that we need go to Fantastico.
Deluxe on the lower right side of hostgator cpanel.

Once you click on Fantastico Deluxe, just watch the video and complete the wordpress installation.

When done go to and login to your new website.

Bonus Video: How To Set Up Your Hostgator Email Account

On our next session we are going to learn how to upload a theme and customize our website.