hello there welcome back my name is Amelia and in this video I'm just going to go through so just you know what happens after you sign up for your dream host account so in the last video we signed up for our dream host account we had our billing details etc etc possibly you've registered for a new domain name and we've got a success screen and now we're kind of just waiting for everything to be approved now they can take can take a little bit of time for your account to be approved mine took a few days they need to manually approve it for some reason they didn't explain why but but that's okay it's all been approved now so yours may be instant it may take a couple of hours it might take a couple of days okay so you might just need to to wait that out and you know just wait until you've got to all your hosting set up but once it is set up and been approved and everything you'll receive these three emails so the first one we've got here down the bottom is we've got the account approval notification so it's just letting me know the two week free trial has started that's giving me the details of where to go to log into my into my admin panel which is where we're going to go very very shortly it's then got my ftp details now ftp details are for when you want to transfer files from your computer to your web hosting account and it's not just a matter of dragging and dropping or selecting the upload feature etc etc you need to do something a little bit more not complex but it's just a different process and we will go through that so don't worry but it's giving you all your details for ftp so the server the username the password it does recommend that you change this password and now that you can see that i'm going to be changing mine of course so but you'll get those details so go make to my inbox you again then you've got your domain name registration our details so it's let me know that i've registered this particular domain name for a year and that it's all ready to go and i cannot update all my details etc via that link so that's the second email you'll get the next one you'll get is to let you know the ftp username is activated and ready to go in the first email that you received here it's just letting you know the details it doesn't that's been activated or anything that's usually just pending they're just giving you a little bit of time and this one's to indicate yes it's all active yes you can start transferring things to your web hosting account so there are three things that we you should receive from dreamhost once your account is active so let's now go to log in and then I'll leave it there so we'll click on that link and it's going to take us to our our panel there and fingers crossed wonderful okay excellent so that is all set up and ready to go this is our admin panel so when you log into your dream host panel this is the first screen you're going to see by default every time that you log in so it's kind of like you main panel you're welcome panel as it says there at the top so that's what everything's going to look like alright so I'm not going to give you a tour through everything by all means go and have a browse around you're not going to break anything and in the next video we are going to start creating all the details that we need to get wordpress setup okay so i will see you in the very next video okay bye .
Once you have set up your web hosting and domain name with Dreamhost, you will receive emails with the details you will need to log into your account and yout FTP username details.
Once you have these details you can log into your web hosting account.
To install WordPress you will need a few items set up. The next videos will take you through this.
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