Install WordPress quickly and easily using Hetzner’s WordPress AppInstaller. This AppInstaller is available for our Business Web Hosting packages.
How to Manually Install WordPress
This article shows how to install WordPress to your hosting account manually in situations where you prefer not to use the automated AppInstaller.
How To Transfer a WordPress site to Hetzner
Transferring your WordPress site from your existing hosting provider over to Hetzner need not be a difficult or complex task. You will find below a step-by-step guide to transferring your WordPress site over to Hetzner.
How to Install WordPress on a Sub- or Multiple Domain
Our AppInstaller can’t be used on sub- or multiple domains due to their hosting structure. This article will guide you in manually installing WordPress.
Follow our WordPress security tips so that you can secure your WordPress website against vulnerabilities, e.g. weak permissions, weak passwords etc.
How to Reset your WordPress Password
Step-by-step instructions on how to recover a lost WordPress password or change an existing password.
Change your WordPress site from HTTP to HTTPS
How to move your Hetzner WordPress site from HTTP to HTTPS with a padlock icon using a free Let’s Encrypt SSL certificate.
How to change the database password for WordPress sites
If a WordPress database password is reset for security reasons, the WordPress configuration.php file included with your webfiles also needs to be updated.
About Brute Force Attacks
This is a means of breaking in to the back end of a website with relentless successive attempts, using thousands of possible username/password combinations.
Parked domains: How to fix broken images and links in WordPress
How to fix a Parked Domain on a WordPress website where the main website displays correctly, yet the Parked Domain is has broken images or links.
How to fix high server load due to wp-cron.php POST requests
If your site is struggling with high load and there are many wp-cron.php POST requests in the www logs, replace the virtual wp-cron with a real cron.
Point your Domain to your WordPress.com site
WordPress.com vs WordPress.org – what’s the difference? WordPress is a free and open-source content management system (CMS) available for download at WordPress.org. Hetzner offers a free…
Configure the wp-config.php file
The wp-config.php must be configured to recognise the database associated with your WordPress website. If WordPress is not able to do this automatically, it can be done manually.