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

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Other Installation Options

There are other ways to install WordPress, but SimpleScripts has become the most popular option among most users because it’s easy to use and up to date. However, if you’re not comfortable with SimpleScripts, in this section, I offer two other popular options. Be warned, though: they are either not as easy to use or not as current as SimpleScripts tends to be.

Fantastico De Luxe

Fantastico De Luxe is available through many web host cPanels and offers easy and automated WordPress installation in a process very similar to SimpleScripts. In fact, you’re likely to find the Fantastico icon located in the same section of your cPanel as the SimpleScripts icon, as shown in Figure 15-2.
 
To use, just click on the Fantastico ...

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