Self-Host WordPress Site

Download the latest version of Wordpress

Unzip the file. It will unzip all the files and create a folder called wordpress.

FTP it to your account. Put the whole file in the CONTENT root

Change the name of the folder if you want

Navigate in Firefox (or whatever) to that directory eg

Enter this info:

DB: 772143_moosezoo

UN: 772143_moosezoo

PW: Moose1776


Make sure you create your own "wp_" like "moose_" or something.

Supply the username and password that you will use to edit your site.

Let 'er rip

You should be able to visit your site at

You will be able to edit your blog by going to