WordPress is the most popular open source blogging and CMS platform worldwide, powering a quarter of all websites on the internet today. It is based on PHP and MySQL and packs a ton of features that can be extended with free and premium plugins and themes. WordPress is the simplest way to create your online store, website, or blog. This tutorial describes how to install WordPress on CentOS 7. It is a fairly simple process that takes less than ten minutes to complete.