Wordpress is an open-source content management system (CMS) written in PHP and paired with a MySQL or MariaDBdatabase with supported HTTPS.It contains plugin architecture and a template system, so you can customize any website to fit your business, blog, portfolio, or online store.
Easy configurable AMI with pre-installed Wordpress
INSTALLATION VIA AWS MARKETPLACE
Kindly click on the below link to install the server via AWS Marketplace:
To verify the installation, follow the below instructions
Step 1. Connect to SSH:
Open the Amazon EC2 console at https://console.aws.amazon.com/ec2/.
In the navigation pane, choose Instances.
Select the instance and choose Connect.
Choose SSH Client
Copy the SSH command and paste it into the terminal.
ssh ubuntu@publicIP -i [Path of key pair file]
If it shows an access denied message run the following command, then run the above command again to connect via ssh.
chmod 400 [Path of key pair file]
Once launched in the Amazon EC2 Service, please connect to the instance via an SSH client using the ec2-user with the key pair associated at launch. Once connected as the ec2-user user, you will be able to sudo to the root user .
Step 2. Verify the installation
Follow the steps to verify the installation and Login
Goto Browser and type http://your-server-ip-address ,you will see the page shown below and choose language, click next
2. Click Let's go!, see the page shown below:
3. Enter Database name - WordPress, username- WordPress, password- <Instance_ID>
see the page shown below.
4. Run the installation, enter the needed information to create a user, and click on install WordPress is shown below.
5. Your WordPress has been installed successfully.
6. Now Login with the credentials you created, the dashboard will appear shown below.
To monitor and assess application functions:-
a. Navigate to your Amazon EC2 console and verify that you're in the correct region.
b. Choose Instances and select your launched instance.
c. Select the server to display your metadata page and choose the Status checks tab at the bottom of the page to review if your status checks passed or failed.
For information about how to use the application, please visit:
For detailed information about managing and requesting increased service please visit: https://docs.aws.amazon.com/general/latest/gr/aws_service_limits.html