Step 03 - Install WordPress

Updated : 30-Mar-2023

You must next do the following tasks.

  • Install WordPress on your chosen domain
  • Make sure you use the latest version of WordPress
  • Use PHP 8.0+ as it should be properly supported now.

Installing WordPress

I don't provide guidance on how to do this as each host has its own method. Most good hosts tend to make it very easy to install WordPress, often at the click of a button.

Consult your hosting provider to find out how to install WordPress.

Clean Up The WordPress Dashboard

Once you've installed WordPress, go to the dashboard and click on the screen options tab at the top right. Uncheck the following options to declutter your dashboard,

  • At a Glance
  • Quick Draft and
  • WordPress Events and News

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