How To Install WordPress on Hostgator 2016 (Step by Step)

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How To Install WordPress on Hostgator (2016)
**Includes 1 Penny Hosting Coupon**

Link to HostGator:
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List of 14 Free WordPress Plugins:

In this video I am going to cover how to install WordPress on HostGator web hosting, step by step.

We will cover the following in this tutorial:
– Registering for Web Hosting with HostGator
– Getting 1 Months Web Hosting for 1 Penny
– Logging into HostGator
– Installing WordPress using cPanel (will take about 25 seconds)
– Logging into WordPress (Dashboard)

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I hope you find this tutorial helpful.

Until Next Time,


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  • Cici Thissera
    Posted at 22:05h, 28 June

    hello martie… well i install the same pathway… and accidentally i exit from all the pages, and i realized that i didnt make a note of passwords, bt fortunately i reset hostgator cpanel password and wp password, what i didnt is after cpanel we going through a quickinstall setup, i cant log into that page,, i tried with reset and went to live chat with technical , but no one respond me?? so how can i go through this.. pls help me..

  • George Azzi
    Posted at 03:59h, 19 August

    Great tutorial, very clear!! My admin page as been blank now for 24 hours though, is this normal?

  • Just Sew Trish
    Posted at 03:51h, 25 August

    this was great. I thought I had it figured out, but I did the wordpress hosting. and nothing was going right. so I deleted it and had to reset up everything via your video. thank you!

  • Dirty Needlez
    Posted at 13:32h, 25 August


  • Ether
    Posted at 01:08h, 26 August

    i did this but my admin link doesn't direct me to to the admin screen after 6 hours.. does it take longer than that sometimes

  • Viwe Mhlaba
    Posted at 10:29h, 31 August

    my website is not live and i have bought a domain and a hosting there its now more than 3 days my site is not live it says "this site cant be reached" what can i do?

  • Gypsum Hong
    Posted at 02:07h, 17 September

    thanks ofr the vidoe man
    love you !
    sorry i cant use your code , i buy the host be4 watch ur video !

  • PinkRanger90
    Posted at 11:26h, 19 September

    1) What if already have a wordpress account but all i need is to install wordpress from the cpanel? what username & password do i use?

    2) how can i install more than 1 website if i register to take the baby plan from Hostgator?

  • dirt232323
    Posted at 04:18h, 02 October

    thanks for this tutorial, is your code still active?

  • Will Corona
    Posted at 04:31h, 08 October

    Great Job Thanks

  • R Reichel
    Posted at 06:09h, 12 October

    i made a web site through wixs can i put it up through host gator I've been trying but with out succuss but i am new to this so i do not know what in doing can you help?

  • Jim Swan
    Posted at 08:00h, 16 October

    You didn't set up the 'www' for the can you make it so the domain and the website default to ''?

  • Charlene Brisson
    Posted at 20:58h, 27 October

    Thank you so much! There is a checkbox for "Automatically create a new database for this installation" – can you please explain.

  • Pankaj Kaushik
    Posted at 21:05h, 22 November

    i don have any option like " Quick Install " in my hostgator Cpanel

  • John Adaska
    Posted at 05:14h, 28 November

    Martie, i am trying to install wordpress but nothing happens, i get an almost totally white screen. Any ideas?

  • elenamitova
    Posted at 09:14h, 07 December

    great! Thank you so much for this video. I am completely new to this and did not know where to start, but your tutorial was super easy to follow:)

  • Syed Hasan
    Posted at 14:48h, 12 December

    I am having difficulty to install WordPress on Hostgator the response getting " Installation directory is not empty. Please Install to an empty location " your assistance will truly appreciate. Thanks

  • Ayyoub Elamel
    Posted at 02:29h, 29 December

    thank you so much for this video, now I can install WordPress easier

  • Shiju Babu
    Posted at 07:36h, 15 January

    brother after installing the wordpress, i try to login with admin like … but it doesnt load anything i need help plz suggest me what should i do! i tried to delete it and did again ..still not loading please help!

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