go to the end of this article if you have this error : http //error404.000webhost.com/ wordpress
So, you decided to go creating your website with wordpress. Here’s an example telling you how to install your wordpress CMS on 000webhost.com
First download wordpress version 3.3.1 from wordpress.org. Extract it and save it to your desktop
Go to 000webhost > members area > select your domain and click on go. Now the control panel opens up
Now search for Mysql there. Click on it and a new page opens up.
Now you have to create a data base here. Go to create new database
Enter a database name : a****_word
Enter a username : a****_word
Enter a password :
Retype the password
After you type these and click on create, a new page opens open saying database created and it will show you the details.
Go to the folder on the desktop where you extracted wordpress.
Select the configsample.php file , right click and select edit it with notepad
Now scroll down and you’ll see something like these:
// ** MySQL settings – You can get this info from your web host ** //
/** The name of the database for WordPress */
/** MySQL database username */
/** MySQL database password */
/** MySQL hostname */
for the host name , enter the hostname provided by ooowebhost (not localhost)
save this file as config.php
Create a connection to your server by entering the FTP details
If you see default.php file delete it (very important)
Open public_html (root directory)
Now do not direct drag the folder containing wordpress here . open the folder to see its contents (wp-admin etc) select all items and then drag them into the root directory.
If all the instructions were followed then you’ll see the wordpress setup page.
If not then u’ll get an error “error404.server……….”
Make sure you type the path correctly,
See that the config.php is edited properly
Make sure you have deleted default.php
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