How to Install PHP-Nuke from Softaculous

Posted on December 23rd, 2016

PHP-Nuke is a PHP and MySQL based content management system. It is open-source software, it means that you can modify it according to your requirements. You can also install additional Add-ons to improve the functionality of your site.

With PHP-Nuke, you can create a blog or a website with ease. There are hundreds of addons in the repository that you can use for free to customize your store. The role of Softaculous here is to allow us to install PHP-Nuke on a domain name without any technical knowledge.

Softaculous is really easy to use and almost everyone including InterServer web hosting provides Softaculous with a web hosting package. So, Let’s get started with the tutorial.

Install PHP-Nuke from Softaculous

Log in to your cPanel account and click on the Softaculous Apps Installer option to navigate to Softaculous.


On Softaculous, find PHP-Nuke using the search option given in the top-right corner of the page. It will look like the following screenshot.


On the PHP-Nuke page, you will be able to see PHP-Nuke Brief, Features, Screenshots, Demo and much more. Click on the Install button given on the top-right corner.


On the Install page, you will see a form with multiple sections. In the first section, Set protocol, Domain, and Directory for your site.

In the second section, Enter site name and description.


Scroll down a bit and, Set the admin username, password, real name, and Admin Email. Use this information to log in to the admin panel.

Then, click on the Install button given at the bottom of the form.

Install PHP-Nuke

So, this is how you can install PHP-Nuke from Softaculous in cPanel. PHP-Nuke is a really awesome content management system for small websites with lower traffic. It keeps everything simple and clean.

If you have any questions regarding PHP-Nuke, please let us know in the comment section given below.

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