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Install WordPress On Ubuntu 16.04 Using LAMP

first install LAMP

sudo chown -R www-data:www-data /var/www/html/
sudo chmod -R 755 /var/www/html/
cd /var/www/html
wget http://wordpress.org/latest.tar.gz
tar -xzvf latest.tar.gz
mysql -u root -p 
CREATE DATABASE wordpress;
exit;

References
https://www.tecmint.com/install-wordpress-on-ubuntu-16-04-with-lamp/
https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-install-wordpress-with-lamp-on-ubuntu-16-04

Install WordPress on Ubuntu

Install Apache

sudo apt-get install apache2

Install MySQL

sudo apt-get install mysql-server php5-mysql

Install PHP

sudo apt-get install php5 libapache2-mod-php5 php5-mcrypt php5-curl
sudo apt-get install php5-cli

Create a MySQL Database and User for WordPress

mysql -u root -p
create database wordpressdb;
create user wordpressuser@localhost identified by 'pass1234';
grant all privileges on wordpressdb.* to wordpressuser@localhost;
FLUSH PRIVILEGES;

exit

Download WordPress

wget http://wordpress.org/latest.tar.gz

or

sudo apt-get install wordpress
sudo apt-get install php5-gd libssh2-php

The group ownership we will give to our web server process, which is www-data. This will allow Apache to interact with the content as necessary.

sudo chown -R :www-data /var/www/html/wordpress

Refernces :

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-install-wordpress-on-ubuntu-14-04
https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-install-linux-apache-mysql-php-lamp-stack-on-ubuntu-14-04
https://kyup.com/tutorials/install-wordpress/
https://help.ubuntu.com/community/WordPress
https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-install-wordpress-with-lamp-on-ubuntu-16-04
https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-install-linux-apache-mysql-php-lamp-stack-on-ubuntu-16-04