This lab walks you through the step by step procedure of launching an EC2 instance and then installing WordPress on it. You will be performing these actions via SSH on your terminal. Once Wordpress is installed, you will log into the Wordpress website.
Duration: 60 minutes
AWS Region: US East (N. Virginia) us-east-1
Launching Lab Environment
Launch an EC2 instance.
SSH into the EC2 instance.
Run a test page in your browser.
Setting up permissions and LAMP server
Database Server Security Details
Optional installation for handling the administration of MySQL over the Web with phpMyAdmin
Create and edit the WordPress Config file
To provide permission for WordPress to use permalinks
Run the WordPress installation script
Validation of the lab