Create your WordPress installation

  1. Download the latest version of WordPress (Link to > Download)
  2. Extract the contents of the archive to a temporary directory on your computer
  3. Using an FTP client open your new site directory (eg. /public_html/visser/)
  4. Change the permission levels for your new site directory to 777
  5. Create a new file within your new site directory called .htaccess (with no extension)
  6. Upload all the files within the /wordpress/ directory from the temporary directory you created to your new site directory
  7. Using an Internet browser connect to your new site (eg.
  8. Fill in your MySQL database and basic site details
  9. Click Install WordPress