hello everyone and thank you for joining me again this is Nadia with online business law com and right now I'm going to show you how to install WordPress on your main domain and also on your add-on domain hostgator let's go to our control panel for our main account so for me it'll be online business log calm / cpanel and we're going to login we're going to scroll down to the bottom towards the software / services location and we're going to double-click fantastical fantastical is a wonderful leading auto installer for cpanel servers it's going to be a very quick way to install wordpress on our domain and add-on domain so double-click fantastical and come out here to the left corner click WordPress and we're going to click on the new installation link now here is where you have to actually configure the WordPress admin site so for the WordPress installation for this specific website we're going to add an administrator username we're going to create a new password for the admin area inside WordPress admin nickname is going to be I'm just going to add my name here I'm going to add a real account for my email address and I'm going to finally click on install WordPress now here it is we're going to click finish installation and back to WordPress overview now at this point let's go ahead and test this domain if I go on online business law com press the Enter key here it is here's the WordPress installation one thing I want to make sure before i procede is i want to make sure that i don't get indexed from the search engines before i have any content here so let's login to the dashboard of our WordPress in order to do that we just click online this locom slash WP admin press the Enter key and I'm going to login with the username that i just created and here it is here's the dashboard I'm going to come down to the bottom here where it says settings and then go to privacy and make sure to click ask search engines not to index this site click Save Changes now let's come back to fantastico we're going to click on a new installation so new installation we drop down the menu to select T outpost calm for the administrator we're going to use a brand new user name brand new password for our add-on domain nickname is going to continue being my first name I'm going to add a real email account here and the site name is going to be T outpost com this time click install WordPress and finish installation now click on back to WordPress overview and let's go ahead and visit the site you can click on the link here says visit site and there it is we are going to do the same thing here forty outpost com so we're going to add / WP admin and get into the dashboard log in and here it is in the dashboard we can do the same thing settings privacy ask search engines not to index the site click Save Changes and you can toggle now for the T outpost between the dashboard and the actual site and this concludes our tutorial today thank you so much for joining me have great you .
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***Video 5 of the Web Preparation series***
How to Install WordPress on Main and Addon Domains in HostGator
Now that you've purchased a domain name from NameCheap, bought a hosting account (Baby Plan) from HostGator, pointed your addon domain from NameCheap to HostGator, you must install WordPress on both your main and addon domains using the HostGator control panel.
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