Category: mysql wordpress database

How to Create a WordPress Database from CPanel

If you will install WordPress on shared hosting service such as HostGator, you can create the MySQL database for WordPress from the CPanel. In this easy to follow WordPress tutorial we explain how to create a WordPress database using the CPanel wizard in just 5 steps.

Why minimum MySQL user WordPress database privileges improve security

There are many WordPress security plugins and recommended security settings you can apply to secure your WordPress installation. Since hacking is on the rise, and WordPress websites are being hacked daily, WordPress security is not something that should be overlooked. It is highly recommended to install such plugins and follow the security best practises, or […]

Creating a MySQL Database for WordPress

WordPress blogging platform is a PHP based web application and uses a MySQL database as a backend database. In this article we will explain in easy to follow step by step format how to manually create a MySQL database for your WordPress blog or website. Two options are explained below, either by connecting to MySQL […]