[dropcap]D[/dropcap]id you just create a subdomain under your main blog e.g. query.tipsonblogging.com and you are wondering how you can actually install wordpress on it?. Then you are in the right place.
Probably you’ve searched everywhere on google on how to install wordpress on subdomain. you found the article that tells you how but it was just too complex.
No more worries;
Right now you are going to learn it “the easiest way” to install wordpress on subdomain.
Incase you prefer Video to Text, you can as well Watch the video below. Make sure you switch to Full Screen to get a full gaze. Otherwise, Read the text tutorial.
The step by step guide with screenshots should put you through.
Step 1: Create the subdomain
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- Login to your hosting account Click on Subdomains
2. Enter the name you want to use for your sub-domain. You can see this from the screenshot below
3. Click on Create as seen in the above screenshot and you are done creating a subdomain. You can create as many as you want as provided by your hosting company.
Step 2: Installing WordPress on the Subdomain
Just as said earlier, am going to teach you the easiest way to install wordpress on subdomain. Keep reading:
Step 1: Login to Cpanel
Step 2: Right below Softaculous Apps Installer click WordPress as seen in the below screenshot
Step 3: If you have not been paying attention since, then you need to in this part.
Simply click install and fill in the necessary details, when you get to where you’d chose where to install wordpress make sure you select the subdomain you just created from the drop down. Below screenshot should make you understand better.
Finally Click Install and you are done.
As usual, to access your wordpress dashboard go to example.yourblog.com/wp-admin.
You are all done installing wordpress on subdomain.
Hope you understand this Tip. Make sure you don’t enjoy it alone but share with friends.
Now I want you to leave a comment if this worked for you. Also if you have questions, make sure to leave them in the comment box below I will attend to them as soon as possible.