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others on the same server Cloud Hosting or VPS- Virtual Machines Dedicated Hosting- You are on your own server and you do not have to share When going with any server, make sure it is a managed server unless you know how to set up a server!
DATABASE. REMEMBER TO WRITE DOWN OR COPY/PASTE YOUR DATABASE NAME, DATABASE USER NAME, AND THE PASSWORDS. YOU WILL NEED THESE LATER! GIVE THE USER FULL ADMIN ROLES. IF NOT THE SITE WILL NOT WORK PROPERLY.
MUST MOVE ALL THE FILES FROM THE WORDPRESS FOLDER INTO THE .PUBLIC_HTML FOLDER 1. Highlight all of the folders within the WordPress folder 2. Click the move file button 3. Delete out the “wordpress” 4. Click “move files” 5. Click the “Up One Level” button 6. Delete the “wordpress” folder since it is now empty 7. Click the reload button