How to Upload Your Website.

STEP 1: Get a hosting account, recommended is HostGator. providing unmatched customer support.

STEP 2: Get a Domain Name

GO TO NAMECHEAP.COM

 

Get the nameservers found in the welcome email of Hostgator.com, then login to namecheap and click on Domain List as shown below.

 

STEP 3: Add the domain name in your hosting.

(NOTE: IF THIS IS YOUR FIRST TIME TO GET THE HOSTING AND YOU CHOOSE TO APPLY USING THE FREE DOMAIN NAME THAT CAME WITH THE HOSTING – GO TO STEP 4, IF YOU USED NAMECHEAP FOR THE DOMAIN JUST ADJUST THE NAMESERVERS AS SHOWN ABOVE.)

LOGIN TO YOUR CPANEL (CPANEL ACCESS IS ALSO MENTIONED IN THE WELCOME EMAIL)

 

ADDING THE DOMAIN

LOOK FOR THE OPTION, ADDON DOMAINS AND CHOOSE THAT OPTION.

 

STEP 4: INSTALL WORDPRESS TO YOUR WEBSITE. (THIS IS FOR A NORMAL CPANEL SETUP SOME HOSTING OFFERS QUICK INSTALLATION THAT YOU CAN DO AS WELL). LOOK FOR THE WORDPRESS LOGO.

CLICK INSTALL NOW

KEEP THE PROTOCOL SETTINGS TO HTTP://

SELECT THE DOMAIN TO INSTALL, THEN LEAVE THE IN DIRECTORY BLANK.

ADD ANY INFO ABOUT THE SITE (IT WILL BE REPLACED WITH THE DATA OF THE SITE THAT YOU WILL UPLOAD, ALSO THE LOGIN CREDENTIALS WILL BE REPLACED SO KEEP IT SIMPLE)

GO TO THE BOTTOM AND CLICK INSTALL

 

STEP 5: LOGIN TO WORDPRESS

 

STEP 6: GO TO PLUGINS, SEARCH FOR “ALL IN ONE MIGRATION” AND CLICK ON ADD NEW

 

CLICK ON ACTIVATE

 

GO TO ALL IN ONE MIGRATION AND CLICK ON IMPORT.

 

CLICK ON IMPORT FROM AND CHOOSE FILE.

OPEN THE BACKUP FOLDER FROM THE BACKUP FILES THAT YOU HAVE DOWNLOADED FROM THE DOWNLOAD WEBSITES.

 

SELECT THE BACKUP FILE THAT ENDS WITH .WPRESS

IT WILL START UPLOADING THE FILES, WAIT FOR IT TO FINISH AND THEN IT WILL ASK TO CONFIRM PROCEEDING WITH IMPORTING THE BACKUP, CLICK CONTINUE

 

IT WILL THEN SHOW IMPORT IS SUCCESSFUL, CLICK ON PERMALINKS SETTINGS TO REFRESH THE LINKS.

IT WILL THEN REDIRECT YOU TO THE LOGIN SCREEN. USE THE NEW LOGIN CREDENTIALS THAT CAME ALONG WITH THE DOWNLOAD WEBSITE FILES. INSIDE LOGIN DETAILS.TXT

GO TO SETTINGS, PERMALINKS, MAKE SURE TO CHOOSE POST NAME AS SHOWN BELOW, CLICK ON SAVE CHANGES.

GO TO SETTINGS -> READING -> FINALLY REMOVE THE TICK MAKE IN SEARCH ENGINE VISIBILITY. SAVE.

CONGRATULATIONS ON INSTALLING YOUR NEW WEBSITE!

YOU CAN CONTACT US USING OUR SUPPORT TICKET FOR ANY ISSUES REGARDING THE SITES.

 

HAVE A SUCCESSFUL DAY!

iSites.co Team