Phplist is a software that designed for managing mailing list, such as newsletters, advertisements and marketing emails for websites. Phplist is an free and open source software. Phplist written in PHP language and works with mysql database. Phplist allows you to use it for your personal and corporate usage. you can send a newsletter mails or marketing emails to large numbers of subscribers. This Helphin will guide you how to install phplist on cPanel linux hosting?. If you have a website or blogging site this helphin will useful for you.
Step 1: Open your web hosting website in your browser and log in your hosting account. Here we are using godaddy service.
Step 2: After login godaddy website you can see your products and navigate Web hosting option and click Manage button.
Step 3: In web hosting accounts you can see two options one is Manage and another one is Settings. Here We click Manage button.
Step 4: In cPanel dashboard first you should find MySQL Database. Before we creating database for Phplist is best way. So you search MySQL Database and Click to enter.
Step 5: First create a new database for Phplist newsletter software. Create with your favorite name. Here we are set database name is PHPLIST and press Create Database button.
Step 6: Create new MySQL username and password for phplist. Here we are set username is PHPLISTUSERNAME and set difficult password after click Create User button.
(NOTE: Don’t use Database name and Username is same. you can use it your own name and be safe.)
Step 7: Now we must add user to Phplist database. Click Add button.
Step 8: Now we set database administrator permissions to particular user. So check the ALL PRIVILEGES option and click Make changes button.
Step 9: Now go to Application in top menu list.
Step 10: You can see the pre-listed Installatron page. You can search the PHPLIST on Application Browser in top right corner. Click Install this application button.
Step 11: In this page we need to set some basic information before we install Phplist. The combination of the domain and directory that together determine where the files will be install and where the application will be viewed in browser after installation. If you want install Phplist on main directory, leave the directory in empty. Otherwise, you can choose your directory for Phplist installation. If you have an sub-domain use for it. Here we are install phplist for demonstration. Now the Phplist files will be installed in /Public_html/demo directory.
Step 12: When you scroll down the page you can see Version and license agreement. These are the basic settings you can change it or not. Check your Phplist license agreement is accepted.
Step 13: Again scroll down the page you can see the main Settings option. This is the important setting for phplist. Here you can set Phplist administrator username, password and administrator email id. Choose your Phplist newsletter site name like “My site”, “My Newsletter”.
Step 14: After the Settings option you can see Advanced option. This is another important settings for Phplist. Here we choose Let me manage these settings option. because we are not set MySQL Database for Phplist installation. Choose Let me choose an existing database under the Database management. Here put your Database name , Database username and Database password before we created.
Step 15: Check your Email notification, default location and automatic backup options. Once you check all your settings and press Install button.
Step 16: Now the Phplist newsletter is installed successfully in main domain.
Step 17: Now open your favorite browser and Navigate phplist admin page. login with your phplist username and password. you can easily access your phplist mailing software.
PHPLIST mailing software is best application for small and medium website. This is the another way to communicate the users to bring directly to your websites. Now you can easily learn how to install Phplist on your cPanel Linux in godaddy.