Interested in hosting WordPress on AWS?
In this tutorial you will learn how to install WordPress on Amazon’s AWS Cloud Platform using the Bitnami version of WordPress on AWS.
Hosting WordPress on Amazon’s massive cloud network allows you to take your WordPress website to the next level.
Although hosting WordPress on AWS offers amazing performance, it can be challenging. If you’re a new to the development world, you may be interested in managed hosting; there are even managed cloud hosting providers (view tutorial).
Let’s get started!
To get started, create a free AWS account and follow along with the video above. If you get stuck, check below to see the steps listed individually with their commands.
There are 8 steps in this tutorial:
1. Launch a WordPress Instance
2. Choose Instance Type
3. Configure Instance Details
4. Review Instance Details
5. Generate SSH Key
6. Obtain WordPress Credentials
7. Copy External IP Address
8. Login to WordPress
You’ve successfully launched a WordPress application in a virtual machine instance on AWS!
Now that your WordPress application is successfully configured, you can look into more advanced functionality such as setting up a domain name and SSL encryption.
If you have any questions or comments about this tutorial, please be sure to post them below!