To launch Magento on DreamHost, you can follow the below steps:
- Log in to your DreamHost panel: Go to the DreamHost website and log in using your DreamHost account credentials.
- Navigate to "One-Click Installs": Once logged in, go to the "Goodies" section in the sidebar and click on "One-Click Installs".
- Choose Magento: From the One-Click Installs page, scroll down or use the search bar to find "Magento". Click on it to proceed.
- Configure installation: On the Magento installation page, you need to provide some details such as the domain you want to install it on, the directory (if necessary), and any additional customization options you want. Make sure to add a strong password for the admin access to your Magento store.
- Install: After providing all the required information, click on the "Install it for me now!" button. The installation process may take a few minutes, depending on your server and internet connection speed.
- Access your Magento store: Once the installation is complete, DreamHost will provide you with the necessary links and credentials to access your Magento store. Save this information for future reference.
- Set up Magento: After successfully installing Magento, you can visit your store by accessing the domain you specified during installation. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the initial setup and configuration of your store.
That's it! You have now launched Magento on DreamHost and can start customizing and managing your online store. Remember to regularly update your Magento version and plugins to ensure the security and performance of your store.