Installation on Shared Hosting
Learn how to install WhatsApp Food Ordering
This is a self-hosted web application written in PHP on top of the Laravel 8.0 framework. The followings are required to install it:
- PHP Version: 7.4 or 8.0
- MySQL Version: >= 5.x
- Application server: Apache, Nginx
- IMPORTANT: The script can't be installed in a subfolder. Only directly in domain or subdomain.
Installing the project is very easy and you'll be able to install it without any coding knowledge. The installation process included three major steps:
- 1.Creating domain or subdomain
- 2.Creating a database
- 3.Uploading script files to the host
Now below you can watch the video installation tutorial or you can continue with step by step.
Plesk / cPanel and other hosting managers are recommended. In this guide, we will use Plesk but similar should be for others.
After you have created that, you will be able to access the file manager for that domain/subdomain
Delete any default files that are maybe added.
Create an empty database in your shared hosting and remember these credentials
- DB name
- DB username
- DB user pass
ex. mydomain.com or subdomain.mydomain.com
The installation screen should appear and guide you in the process.
When you log in as admin, in Site Settings you have the option to change all the settings.
Don't forget to do the SMTP setup. Without it, you will get error 500 on the register.