Install WordPress and connect to domain

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Starting the Setup Wizard

You can install WordPress comfortably and step by step with a setup wizard in the Control Panel:

  • You assign a title for your website
  • You create a WordPress Administrator account
  • You are connecting an existing domain or subdomain from your portfolio with the installation.

After these steps, the WordPress Web site is already accessible under the associated domain. The most important actions and the link to the WordPress user interface in the Websites & E-Shops section are Control Panellisted here. You can then use the previously created administrator account to perform all further steps in the WordPress user interface.

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Assign website title and access data

With these access data you can log in to your WordPress blog to create articles or to define a layout.

  • Create your user name and your personal password
  • Select the language for the WordPress user interface.

You can change these settings later at any time in the WordPress user interface.

Connect domain

You can now select a free domain from your portfolio and assign it to the WordPress installation. You can change the domain again at any time.

Completing the Installation

Our assistant will take care of the setup for you:

  • The wizard installs WordPress on your web space.
  • Automatically creates and sets up the required database.
  • Creates your WordPress user.
  • Installs the desired surface language.

After the installation you can use WordPress immediately.

Sign up and get started

You 1&1 App Centercan access the admin area of your WordPress Web site directly from here.

  • Click Edit Website to go directly to your WordPress website.
  • Log in with your credentials and start filling your own website with life.

This article was published on 24 Oct 2018 by sebastian.zientek as part of the topic WordPress .