Code Igniter is a popular web application among PHP programmers and web developers. It is an Application Development Framework – a toolkit – for those who build PHP websites.
It allows you to develop projects must faster and easier than starting code from from scratch. It provides you rich set of libraries for commonly needed tasks, and easy interface with logical structure to access these libraries.
In simple words, Code Igniter enables you to creatively focus on your project by minimizing the amount of code needed for a given task.
Although installing and configuring Code Igniter takes some steps but SANGKRIT.net provides you an easy one click installer that can install this app on your domain or sub-domain or sub-directory or wherever you like.
To start, you should have a domain name and a website hosting plan. Read our lesson on registering a free domain name with any website hosting plan at SANGKRIT.net.
Installing Code Igniter
First thing you need to do is login to you SANGKRIT.net account, and launch your hosting cPanel. From the cPanel home screen, scroll down to ‘Software/Services’ section and click ‘Installatron’.
Select Application Browser tab:
Scroll down to ‘Apps for Content Management’ section and click ‘Code Igniter’.
Clicking ‘Code Igniter’ opens up it installation page showing you details and features of this PHP development framework. Here you can take application demo, check other websites using the same application etc.
To start Code Igniter installation process, click ‘+install this application’ button and follow on-screen instructions:
It asks you to select a domain or subdomain or sub-directory to install Code Igniter. If you are already running a website on your main domain then you can either go for a subdomain or use a subdirectry or any addon domain for installation.
Scroll down to ‘Settings’ section and type in a username, password, admin email and then click ‘Install‘ button. It takes sometime and then shows you installation complete notification with links to your website’s home page admin area.