Quickly Deploy WordPress

setup wordpress fast

If you are tired of manually uploading new WordPress folders and getting frustrated with just the thought of getting a new WordPress going try the following to get you going. Come back and utilize this script whenever you feel you’ll have a breakdown from just thinking about setting up a WordPress as this will simply cover the elementary to get it to actually work.

Login to mySQL

mysql -uroot -p

Create new Database

MariaDB [(none)]> create database wordpress;

Create new User and add user to new database created above

MariaDB [(none)]> grant all privileges on wordpress.* to wpuser@localhost identified by 'wppass';


Update Permissions & Close

MariaDB [(none)]> flush privileges;
MariaDB [(none)]> exit;

Download WordPress

We first browse to our website folder, commonly /var/www and then we move the wordpress folder inside the html directory.

[root@stanleyss ~]# cd /var/www/
[root@stanleyss www]# wget https://wordpress.org/latest.zip
[root@stanleyss www]# unzip latest.zip
[root@stanleyss www]# cp -rp wordpress/* html/
[root@stanleyss www]# chmod 777 html html/wp-content

That’s it! Now you should get your domain working so you can browse to your website and going with the installation!


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