This tutorial will show you how to setup Cloudways WordPress hosting. Cloudways is a great cloud-hosting platform that gives you all the tools for installing and running your own self-hosted WordPress website. We’ll be setting up a new Cloudways account, creating our cloud server, installing WordPress using the one click installer, migrating an existing site to it, adding a subdomain, adding an SSL to our site, creating a Rackspace account to handle our email and walking through all the Cloudways settings and features.
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