Using Softaculous WordPress manager

In this section, we’ll talk you through a fresh WordPress install using cPanel and Softaculous.

What is Softaculous?


Softaculous is a cPanel integration that will allow you to add, install and manage over 400+ apps. Comprised of many robust scripts, Softaculous can manage the life cycle of all your applications.

Step 1: Log in to cPanel

Once logged in to cPanel, scroll down to the bottom of the dashboard where Softaculous Apps Installer is listed.

Choose the WordPress option.

WordPress Softaculous - options Screen

Step 2:
Select the WordPress installation you want to managed

Click the WordPress Icon next to the installation you want to manage.

WordPress Softaculous - Manager Screen

Step 3: WordPress account management screen

In this section you can manage you WordPress Installation. 

You’ll be able to:

 Update to the newest version of WordPress.

Set to auto update the WordPress core.

Auto Upgrade WordPress plugins.

Enable/Disable search engine visibility.

Enter WordPress debug mode.

 

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