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Install WordPress

Once you’ve selected your new host, it’s time to install WordPress. Most hosts have a one-click install for WordPress, which means all you’ll need to do is click a button to get WordPress up and running with your new host.

For our recommended hosts at get.wp.com/hosting, you can find their instructions for getting WordPress installed here:

If the one-click install button is not available, you can also download WordPress for free at https://wordpress.org and install it yourself manually. Instructions for installing WordPress, including the famous 5-minute installation, are available on the WordPress.org site.

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