Move to Self-Hosted WordPress


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, you can find their instructions for getting WordPress installed here:


BlueHost WordPress installation instructions


Pressable migration instructions

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

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