How to install WordPress Easily and Automatically using cPanel

by Wordpress Cosmos on December 14, 2011

Please watch the above video tutorial if you would like to watch how to install WordPress within cPanel. If you prefer a text based tutorial please keep on reading.

The easiest way to install WordPress is by using Fantastico that may be found within the cPanel web hosting panel. Follow the below steps.

  1. Login to cPanel
  2. Scroll down to the bottom where it says Fantastico De Luxe or Fantastico and click on the link.
  3. Now you’re taken to a page that lists various scripts on the left hand side of the page. Find the word WordPress and click on it.
  4. Now you’re taken to the WordPress page within Fantastico. Click on New Installation.
  5. The last step is to fill in the forms with the desired details.

As you have noticed it is very easy to install WordPress through cPanel. This method is highly suggested for beginners as it’s an easy and efficient way to get WordPress up an running very quickly.


How to remove the bottom border in the Thesis header

by Wordpress Cosmos on November 13, 2011

Today I’m going to write on how you may remove the bottom border that lies within the Thesis header. The bottom border within the header appears by default but many thesis users seek to remove it. To remove the border one has to add the following code within the custom.css file.

/* remove header borders */
.custom #header {border: 0px;}

Once you add the above code just click on the Big Ass Save Button button and that’s all. Check your website again and you will notice that you’ve removed the border within the header. Today’s tutorial was very short but I hope that it still was useful.


Make WordPress Super Easy – Use Thesis

November 8, 2011

Today I would like to share with you a great theme that will make your WordPress experience much simpler. Once WordPress is installed the first thing one has to think of is the design of the website. This is a task in which many WordPress users stall as either they can’t choose a theme as [...]

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How to create a Back To Top link

August 22, 2011

Today I’m going to show you how to add a Back to Top link to your WordPress blog. This will be a very short but useful tutorial especially if you like to write a lot. For the purpose of this tutorial we’ll be using the following two lines of code: <a name=”top”></a> <a href=”#top”>Back to [...]

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Google XML Sitemaps

August 11, 2011

Google XML Sitemaps is a must have plugin for all wordpress users. As you all might already know, all websites should have a sitemap to help search engines index all the website pages. The more pages a website has the more important it is for that website to have a sitemap. Do you remember the [...]

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WordPress 3.2 has been released

July 5, 2011

After yesterday’s mention we didn’t have much time to wait for as WordPress 3.2 has been released today. We have just tested it on a couple of blogs and we definitely recommend that you take a backup before upgrading your wordpress blogs as you may notice some negative changes. Blogs seem to have slowed down [...]

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WordPress 3.2 to be released very soon

July 4, 2011

WordPress will soon be launching version 3.2. With the launch of WordPress 3.2 the minimum requirements will be changing so make sure to have what’s needed to upgrade wordpress. Basically the minimum requirements that changed are the following: – PHP 5.2.4 – MySQL 5.0 WordPress 3.2 is not compatible with older versions of PHP and [...]

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WP Keyword Link

June 20, 2011

WP Keyword Link is a very useful wordpress plugin that will save you a lot of time. How many times did we have to add hyperlinks to keywords within posts or/and pages manually? I’m sure that it happened many times but don’t worry as that will come to an end once you start using WP [...]

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