Monday, December 19, 2011

Installing Joomla on iPage: Database Configuration

As I talked about on my previous post, installing Joomla on iPage needs a couple of simple extra steps. The next of those will be to configure the Joomla database.

1. Go to mySql databases page and create a new database.

iPage Joomla Installation: Enabling configuration.php

iPage provides one of the cheapest web hosting plans, and that is, with a lot of other goodies. Their cheapest plan ~2.95$ per month, support Wordpress out of the box, they don't list support directly for Joomla. However, if you want to install Joomla, you can do it manually, and I will list some simple bloacks you might come across.

Enabling configuration.php