This topic describes how to deploy a WordPress application in a Container Service for Kubernetes (ACK) cluster by using App Catalog.


An ACK cluster is created. For more information, see Create a managed Kubernetes cluster.
Note You can deploy a WordPress application by using App Catalog only in ACK clusters. Serverless Kubernetes (ASK) clusters are not supported.


  1. Log on to the ACK console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, choose Marketplace > App Catalog.
  3. On the App Catalog page, click the App Hub tab. Find wordpress and click wordpress 5.3.0.
  4. On the wordpress page, set Cluster, Namespace, and Release Name in the Deploy section.
  5. Click the Parameters tab, set persistence to false, and then click Create.
    • Set persistence to false, as shown in the following figure.2
    • Set persistence to false, as shown in the following figure.1
  6. In the left-side navigation pane of the ACK console, click Clusters.
  7. On the Clusters page, find the cluster that you want to manage and click the name of the cluster or click Details in the Actions column. The details page of the cluster appears.
  8. In the left-side navigation pane of the details page, choose Network > Services.
  9. On the Services page, find the Service that is created for the WordPress application and click the hyperlink in the External Endpoint column. The WordPress homepage appears.
    Note To modify the parameters after the WordPress application is deployed, delete and redeploy the application. In the left-side navigation pane of the cluster details page, choose Applications > Helm. On the Helm tab, find and delete the WordPress release. Then, perform the preceding steps to redeploy the WordPress application.