Site5 WordPress Install Guides and Videos Now at WP Hosting Reviews

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Installing WordPress at Site5 for the first time can be confusing. To solve this, WordPress Hosting Reviews created a series of easy-to-follow, visual guides which combine video and tutorials with screenshots specifically for installing WordPress at Site5.

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We are happy to create these guides and hope others will find them useful. We wanted to create helpful, useful guides the WordPress community will enjoy. has just announced the publishing of their custom install guides for Site5. The guides cover installing WordPress using the standard installer and Fantastico.

Each guide includes step-by-step documentation with screenshots and a video showing an actual WordPress installation with detailed instructions. For those not familiar, here is a review of Site5. (

Installing WordPress can be one of the more challenging parts of starting a blog. Even though it has gotten much easier, configuring databases and accessing the install software is confusing to some new bloggers. While participating in the WordPress community, saw the need for a set of reliable, easy to follow install guides to help people get passed the initial challenge. These guides have evolved to become the easiest and simplest ways to install WordPress.

There are two methods to install WordPress at Site5, the built-in WordPress web installer and Fantastico. Fantastico is a 1-Click installer developed specifically to make installation much easier.

The built-in web installer is the standard and more involved method for Installing WordPress at Site5. Their guide provides all the steps needed for downloading WordPress, configuring the database and going through the web install. On the same webpage is a video guide that is short and easy to follow. This guide takes you through all the steps in the install.

Fantastico is a 1-Click installer. Many new users prefer this method because it only takes a few steps. All the user needs is a Site5 account, DNS configured, and some basic info about the blog they wish to create. The Site5 Fantastico WordPress Install Guide presents in step-by step instructions, with screenshots and an install video.

Steven Johnson, an Editor at WordPress Hosting Reviews said, “We have installed WordPress a couple dozen times and we covered all the aspects that people will have questions about. The way WordPress is installed remains the same, but the process has gotten easier. While it is good to understand how WordPress is installed, we focus on making it easy for the user.”

About WordPress Hosting Reviews -- WordPress Hosting Reviews, established in 2008, is owned and managed by Intown Web Design of Atlanta, GA. The site was created as a place for WordPress users to post reviews and learn about the best WordPress hosting companies. They are not related in any way with the Official WordPress Project or Site5. It is a website that brings hosting, server information, and help to the WordPress community. For more information:

About Intown Web Design ( -- Intown Web Design, located in Atlanta, Ga, is a web design and development firm with a focus on creating functional websites for business. Clients range from start-ups to corporations traded on the NYSE. Founded in 2007, with a specialty in open source technologies including PHP, WordPress and WordPress. They have continued to expand their expertise into improving site performance, usability and search engine rankings.


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