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New WordPress 3.0 Installation (not an upgrade)

To start off with the download links for WP is here:
http://wordpress.org/download/

Not to step on the toes of WP Dev team I will NOT post instructions... really a 5 year old can do this.

Check out this out if you do not believe me... less then 10 minutes and you are up and running. Heck it is just click click, enter some data, click click Wham O! you are done!

1. Download and unzip the WordPress package, if you haven't already.

2. Create a database for WordPress on your web server, as well as a MySQL user who has all privileges for accessing and modifying it.

3. Rename the wp-config-sample.php file to wp-config.php.

4. Open wp-config.php in a text editor and fill in your database details as explained in Editing wp-config.php to generate and use your secret key password.

5. Place the WordPress files in the desired location on your web server:

* If you want to integrate WordPress into the root of your domain (e.g. http://example.com/), move or upload all contents of the unzipped WordPress directory (but excluding the directory itself) into the root directory of your web server.

* If you want to have your WordPress installation in its own subdirectory on your web site (e.g. http://example.com/blog/), rename the directory wordpress to the name you'd like the subdirectory to have and move or upload it to your web server. For example if you want the WordPress installation in a subdirectory called "blog", you should rename the directory called "wordpress" to "blog" and upload it to the root directory of your web server.

Hint: If your FTP transfer is too slow read how to avoid FTPing at : Step 1: Download and Extract.

6. Run the WordPress installation script by accessing wp-admin/install.php in a web browser.

* If you installed WordPress in the root directory, you should visit: http://example.com/wp-admin/install.php

* If you installed WordPress in its own subdirectory called blog, for example, you should visit: http://example.com/blog/wp-admin/install.php