What is PHPmotion ?
PHPmotion is a free video sharing software also supports other media types like audio/mp3 sharing. This CMS allows you to create and run your own Video Sharing Site, Music Sharing Site, Picture Sharing Site very easily, you can now have a website just like youtube.com , dailymotion.com, veoh, hi5 and best of all. Its 100% free to download and use but have a few Terms and Conditions.
How To Install PHPmotion ?
Creating MySQL Database
Create Database and its user giving all database privileges to the user you have created.
- If you use cPanel then you can easily create database from MySQL database wizard.
Remember: You will be needing database username & password during installation.
Downloading and Installing PHPmotion
- Download PHPmotion zip.
- Upload it your domain or its sub-directory.
- Extract all files.
- If you want to install PHPmotion to your domain’s sub-directory then just rename this PHPmotion’s extracted folder. For example: Suppose if I want to install PHPmotion in sangkrit.net/tv then I’ll rename this extracted folder as tv.
- And if you are installing PHPmotion to your domain’s root directory then after extracting PHPmotion zip open the extracted folder. Select all extracted files and move them to root directory. So that publicly appear as yourdomain.com
- Visit your domain yourdomain.com/setup Or if you have installed it in a sub-directory then visit yourdomain.com/subdirectory/setup
- Read TOC and click continue.
- It shows some Pre-Installation Checks (results). Click continue.
- This page would be showing FILE & DIRECTORY PERMISSIONS. Click continue.
- Now add your MySQL database details:
- Enter these Database details and click continue.
- Enter your admin details.
- Click continue
- Your setup is complete. Follow the given instructions. It will be asking you to delete setup folder before logging-in to your site.
- Delete setup folder from your site’s directory and click Login to Site Admin.