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1. How do I set up a WordPress weblog on DreamHost?
2. What is comment spam and how do I stop it?
3. How do I upgrade / migrate an existing weblog to WordPress?
4. What should I put for "hostname" for my new mysql database?
5. Can I install multiple copies of WordPress in the same database?
6. How do I delete a WordPress installation?
7. What version of WordPress do you install?
8. Why can't I log into WordPress management area?
9. Why isn't one of my domains in the URL drop-down?
10. When I go to my new WordPress blog, the site won't load, why?

 
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From the "Goodies > One-Click Installs" tab you can install a WordPress weblog on any fully hosted DreamHost site with just one click!

Last updated: Feb 02, 2005.

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Question Can I install multiple copies of WordPress in the same database?
Yes, but it's a bit tricky.. To install the second (or third, fourth, etc... there's no limit!) WordPress install in the same database as your first you first go install it as usual, choosing the ... (more)
Question How do I set up a WordPress weblog on DreamHost?
Of course, you should just use our one-click installation method at our "Goodies > One-Click Installs" area! Here's how: Make sure you've got at least one fully-hosted domain with DreamHos... (more)
Question Why can't I log into WordPress management area?
Are you maybe trying to log in with your MySQL username and password and not your WordPress one? When you use our one-click installer, you might have entered a username and password. Those are for... (more)
Question Why isn't one of my domains in the URL drop-down?
If a domain (or sub-domain) isn't in the list of domains that you can install WordPress on, but it is on your DreamHost account, it must not be set up as a fully-hosted domain. Remember, mirrored ... (more)
Question When I go to my new WordPress blog, the site won't load, why?
If this happens, it's actually unrelated to WordPress.. it just means your domain itself isn't set up right! Double check that the domain is registered at all and that it's nameservers are DreamHo... (more)
Question What version of WordPress do you install?
It's always the latest stable version.. in fact we download it directly from http://wordpress.org/latest.tar.gz !
Question How do I delete a WordPress installation?
Simply delete all the files (via your ftp client) that were placed in the directory you had it installed to (or the directory itself)! You may also want to delete the MySQL database you were using... (more)
Question What should I put for "hostname" for my new mysql database?
It doesn't matter.. it just can't be the same thing as any domain you're using already for anything. It shouldn't be something you'd ever want to use again for another purpose either! All the host... (more)
Question What is comment spam and how do I stop it?
A relatively new and annoying spammer practice these days is to post comments on as many web logs as they can across the Internet, with links to their web site. The reason they do this is primaril... (more)
Question How do I upgrade / migrate an existing weblog to WordPress?
First off, the most important thing is to make sure you specify a new and different URL for your new WordPress blog. When we install the software, it just goes in and overwrites any files with the... (more)