WordPress, an easy-to-use, fully customizable open source solution for building amazing websites in a short time and with a small effort. Someone with PHP expertise can make a great use of WordPress built-in code which need minimum modifications to alter the website according to requirements.
WordPress works with MySQL database, Let us know how to start with WordPress by creating a new database.
Building a website, first need a domain and hosting. After buying hosting for your website, you will be provided a hosting control panel with login credentials from your hosting service provider.
To create a database, Login to your hosting control panel (HCP). No matter which hosting panel you are using, there are always some standard option in every HCP. Move to “Databases”
Note: It can be “Manage Databases” or “Database Management” or somehow related in some HCPs
WordPress uses MySQL database, MySQL is also open-source and free as WordPress
Click on “+MySQL Database”
Add your database credentials, i.e
- “Database Name”
- “Database Password”
- “Database Disk Quota” (Database space quota is the space of content database can hold, it varies as per each website)
Now your “Database” is created under “MySQL Databases”