Easiest Way to Install WordPress on Google Cloud (Bitnami)

Easiest Way to Install WordPress on Google Cloud

In this tutorial, you will learn how to install the Bitnami version of WordPress on Google Cloud Platform. One of the most sophisticated, reliable, and fastest cloud infrastructure which allows you to utilize the same software and hardware infrastructure that Google uses for its own products, such as YouTube and Gmail.

Prerequisite: If you don’t already have a billing account set up with Google Cloud Console, you’ll have to do that before you get started.

Let’s get started:

1. Finding the Way

Log in to your Google Cloud dashboard and click on the Marketplace link in the left-hand menu.

Install WordPress on Google Cloud - Deploy

Now it’s time to deploy the WordPress installation! Search and select WordPress Certified by Bitnami.

Install WordPress on Google Cloud - Select

In the resulting screen, click on Click the Launch on Compute Engine link to open the configuration page.

Install WordPress on Google Cloud - Click

2. Fill Out a Deployment Form

You’ll need to fill out the fields in order to complete the WordPress deployment:

  • Enter a unique name for the deployment in alphanumeric characters.
  •  Select the CPU, RAM and disk type appropriate to your requirements.
  •  Select storage capacity considering your data storage requirements.
  • Make sure to check the boxes to allow HTTP and HTTPS traffic.

Install WordPress on Google Cloud - Done (1)

Click on the Deploy WordPress button to begin the installation.

3. Obtain WordPress credentials

It will take a few seconds, and you will be returned to the prompt with WordPress login credential. Make sure you keep a record of the WordPress administrator username and password.

To visit your installation, Click on IP address link next to the Site address. To log in to your WordPress dashboard, click on the link with /wp-admin at the end of your website’s IP address.

Install WordPress on Google Cloud - Login

4. Log in and Start Using WordPress

You should now arrive at the WordPress dashboard, which allows you to manage posts, pages, and comments and much more.

Install WordPress on Google Cloud - Dashboard

That’s it! You’ve just learned how to install WordPress on Google Cloud! 🍾🎊

If you have any questions about installing WordPress in Google Cloud? Ask away in the comments section below.


Naffys Mir

I'm Naffys Mir, Programming Geek and Founder of CodersStuff.com. Coders Stuff is a Blog Packed with Loads of High-quality Programming Tutorials and a Ton of Engaging Advice and Insight into Front and Back End Technologies.

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