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Joomla Installation

An Overview of Joomla Installation Options


Joomla is a web-based website management program and is installed on the webserver where you will be hosting the website itself.

Now, how do you get it there?

First of all, there are several ways to install Joomla, and many different server destinations, so there is no quick and simple answer to that question.

First of all, let's start with a link to the official Joomla installation guide.

Let's take a look at some of the common Joomla installation options:


  • Many webhosts offer "one-click"  installation (well, it's more like three or four clicks) through "Fantastico" or some other similar "script installer."  This is a great way to get a Joomla site up and running in just a few minutes.  Here is a link to installing Joomla with Fantastico.