Virtualmin makes it very easy to manage all aspects of your website via its very intuitive GUI. In this article we will cover how to create a WordPress site within Virtualmin. If you have not already installed Virtualmin, please refer to the following guide before continuing. How to install Virtualmin (CentOS 7)
How can I Host my WordPress Website on a Cloud Server with Virtualmin/Webmin?
This process can essentially be broken into 3 tasks, which are extensively covered in the guides below.
- Creating a new virtual server in Webmin/Virtualmin
- Creating A New Database in Virtualmin
- Installing WordPress in Virtualmin
Overall you need to first add the site that you’d like to install WordPress on, and host to Virtualmin/Webmin. You’ll then need to create a new database for the WordPress site to use. Lastly you’ll need to install the WordPress software onto a domain that you have added to Virtualmin/Webmin and also use the database that you created.