It’s a matter of a few clicks to create a database in hosting cpanel. (This article only applies if your hosting provider is using cPanel).

Follow these simple steps:

  • Log in to cPanel for your web site (Normally located at
  • Locate the “MySQL Databases” icon and click on it
  • Under Create New Database type in the name for your database (it can be something simple like db or more concrete like wpdblive)
  • Click the “Create Database” button
  • All done!

This will add an empty database to your account which you can now populate with data which is normally done while installing software or importing particular records.


Science & Technology

This is how a database feels when no user has been assigned to it!