There are several ways to get WordPress. the easiest is through a hosting provider, but sometimes tech savvy folks prefer to download and install it themselves.
Either way, you can use your WordPress through a web browser and with our mobile apps.
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Create or update content on the fly with WordPress mobile apps.
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Choosing a hosting provider can be challenging. WordPress.org has handpicked some of the best from the US to get WordPress users started.
Focused on privacy, DreamHost offers some of the best performing and most secure managed WordPress environments in the world.
WordPress.com is the easiest way to create a free website or blog. It’s a powerful hosting platform that grows with you. The WordPress core team offers expert support for your WordPress website.
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With the famous 5-minute installation, the initial WordPress setup is easy. The WordPress core team has created a handy guide to walk you through the installation process.
Want to be notified of WordPress releases? Subscribe to the WordPress Announcements mailing list and the WordPress core team will send you a friendly message whenever there is a new stable release.
The following is recommended: Server with PHP version 7.4 or higher and MySQL version 5.6 OR MariaDB version 10.1 or higher.
The WordPress core team also recommends Apache or Nginx as the most stable options for a WordPress environment, but other web servers are also possible.