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Experienced users can create a professional blog using WordPress or Movable Type,
sophisticated third party tools we ve made available in your Web Hosting Control Panel.
Supported by PHP and MySQL, WordPress is an open source system offers the freedom
to expand and customize your blog, with intuitive tools for designing pages, installing
plug ins even importing an existing blog.
Written in Perl and powered by MySQL, Movable Type offers full customization, a
powerful plug in infrastructure, and management tools that make it a great choice for
To get started, visit the Create & Update tab of your Web Hosting Control Panel.
Before you can use WordPress to create your own blog, you ll need to activate WordPress by
installing the WordPress software in your site. We ve made the process quick and easy. To get
started, visit your
Web Hosting Control Panel
To add WordPress:
Go to the Create & Update tab of your Web Hosting Control Panel and click the
"Activate a WordPress blog" link.
In step 1, choose a user name and password for your WordPress blog. (Note that your
user name is case sensitive; USER and user, for example, are considered different
names.) You ll use this information to sign in to your WordPress control panel. Be sure
to choose a unique name and password; you should not use your Yahoo! ID and
Enter the email address at which you would like to receive password reminders from
WordPress if you ever
forget your password
. You must choose an email address that
matches your domain, such as email@example.com.
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