How to install Blog¶
- We recommend you to duplicate your live store on a staging/test site and try installation on it in advance
- Backup magento files and the store database
It’s very important to backup all of themes and extensions in Magento before installation, especially when you are working on a live server. We strongly recommend you to do not omit this step.
Method 1: Install via composer (recommend)¶
Run the following command in Magento 2 root folder:
composer require mageplaza/magento-2-blog-extension php bin/magento setup:upgrade php bin/magento setup:static-content:deploy
Method #2: Copy & Paste¶
1.1 Step 1: Download SFTP clients¶
Step 2: Download the Package¶
After purchasing order from Mageplaza, go to My Downloadable Products page to download the module package. You have to log in (User/Password or Social accounts) before accessing the
My Downloadable Products.
Login form to Download the Package
Here are the screenshot of
My Downloadable Products page.
Download Magento 2 extension
Now click on extension version link to download the package.
Downloaded Magento 2 extension
Step 3: Upload files to server¶
Let’s extract the package and connect to your server using SFTP Clients above. Then upload files, folders to your server, see this video:
upload Magento 2 extension
Upload the app folder to Magento 2 root folder.
Step 4: Run command line¶
To complete the installation process, we need to run the following command lines to install Mageplaza Core module:
composer require mageplaza/module-core php bin/magento setup:upgrade php bin/magento setup:static-content:deploy
If you got the error:
Mageplaza_Core has been already defined, read this solution