There is a number of ways to install Joomla cms on your website. Here is the simplest and quickest method to do it.

  • Log in to your cPanel of your website.
  • Under ‘Software/Services’ you will find a smiley icon. This is ‘Fantastico’ or ‘Fantastico De Luxe’ icon. Click on it.
  • Under Content Management list you will find Joomla may be single or multiple with different versions. Click on the latest version available.
  • Click on the new ‘New Installation’ which is generally with blue text color and hyper-linked. Also check out for the minimum disk-space necessary for installation which is generally around 25 MB but changes according to versions to be installed.
  • Select the location for Joomla installation which can be your main domain or sub-domain also.
  • Fill all the required field and take necessary care while selecting Username and Password, other fields like website name, email address are also recommended to be filled properly.
  • Click the button ‘Install Joomla’.
  • Checkout all the information filled is correct and click on ‘Finish Installation’ button.

This can be done with the support of a web hosting service provider’s help and once you get it did this for few times, next time you can do this within 2 minutes.