Word press is a free and open-source content management system(CMS). WordPress is used to create content for your website. Using WordPress we can install and update millions of plugins and themes to our website.
Many of them search for how to install fresh WordPress without removing the content. Let’s see step by step
Refer to this link to install the WordPress -> https://wordpress.org/
By clicking the above link the WordPress Home Page will open. Click “Get WordPress”.
The WordPress Download page will open. Click “Download WordPress”.
After downloading the WordPress zip file, Login to your cPanel account
Open the File Manager, Create a new folder, and the name folder as a backup.
Now open the public_html file.
Select the 3 folders wp-content, .htaccess, and wp.config.php files and move it to the backup folder.
After moving the 3 files to the backup folder select all other remaining files and delete them permanently.
Now upload the WordPress file. Click on the upload icon on the top of the file manager.
A new upload tab will open. Select the WordPress file and click “Open” to upload.
The WordPress zip file will be uploaded. Now extract the zip file. The extracted files are in the WordPress folder.
Open the WordPress folder, select all the files in the WordPress folder, and move all the files to public_html.
Now move the 3 files wp-content, .htaccess, .wp-config.php from backup folder to public_html.
After moving this delete the WordPress zip and extract folders.