Kinsta provides easy access to WordPress phpMyAdmin on all hosting plans. phpMyAdmin is a popular free application for managing MySQL databases. Follow the instructions below on how to find it and use it.

WordPress phpMyAdmin

To access phpMyAdmin click into Sites in your MyKinsta dashboard and then on the “Info” tab. Scroll down to the Database access section and you will find your database username and password which you can use to login to phpMyAdmin. To access the login page click on “Open phpMyAdmin.”

WordPress phpMyAdmin access

WordPress phpMyAdmin access

You can then enter in your database username and password on the WordPress phpMyAdmin login page.

Kinsta phpMyAdmin

Kinsta phpMyAdmin

You can then click on your WordPress database and run queries, drop tables, import data, export your WordPress database, etc.

phpMyAdmin dashboard

phpMyAdmin dashboard

We will be publishing more in-depth tutorials on how to use WordPress phpMyAdmin in the future, but until then you can always refer to the official phpMyAdmin documentation.


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