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The Complete Idiot's Guide® To WordPress by Susan Gunelius

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Assign Your Domain to Your Web Host cPanel

If you acquired a web hosting account through a provider that offers a cPanel, and you registered your new blog’s domain name through that provider (both are discussed in Chapter 14), you’re ready to assign your domain to your hosting account cPanel and start the WordPress installation process.
 
You can register as many domains as you’re willing to pay for, but until you assign a domain to your hosting account’s cPanel, you won’t be able to install WordPress to that domain using a one-click installation tool. And it’s a lot easier to install WordPress through your hosting account cPanel using a one-click installation tool rather than trying to do it manually, as you’ll learn later in this chapter. ...

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