To quickly deploy MODX on A2 Hosting, you can follow these steps:
- Sign in to your A2 Hosting account and navigate to the cPanel dashboard.
- Scroll down to the "Software" section and click on "Softaculous Apps Installer."
- On the Softaculous Apps Installer page, search for MODX in the search bar or click on the "Portals/CMS" category to find it.
- Click on the MODX icon, and then click on the "Install Now" button.
- On the installation page, you need to fill in some details:
Choose the version you want to install (latest recommended)
Choose the protocol (HTTP or HTTPS)
Choose the domain on which you want to install MODX
Set the directory where you want to install MODX (leave it blank for a root installation)
Set the Admin username, password, and email for your MODX site
Choose a language for your site
- Leave the remaining options to their default values or customize them as per your requirements.
- Scroll down and click on the "Install" button to start the installation process.
- Softaculous will install MODX on your A2 Hosting account and provide you with the login details.
- Once the installation completes, you can visit your newly installed MODX site by navigating to the domain you selected during the installation process.
- To access the MODX admin panel, add /manager/ to the end of your domain name (e.g., https://yourdomain.com/manager/).
- Log in using the admin username and password you set during the installation process.
- Now you can start customizing your MODX site by creating pages, adding content, and installing extensions from the MODX marketplace.
That's it! You have successfully deployed MODX on A2 Hosting using Softaculous. Happy building!