You can have the documentation on how to install Hubzilla on every hub. Example https://hubzilla.site/help/install You can just type /help/install
Here is a step by step tutorial how to install a hubzilla for your group, family or simply for yourself on Dreamhost. Dreamhost allow it even on the share hosting. If you don’t have an account on Dreamhost you can have $50 off if you click here
You can install hubzilla on a domaine or subdomaine. For this example let’s install on hub.supername.com You should create the subdomaine and a database (note the name, the hostname of the database and the password)
How to install hubzilla with SSH
If you know ssh and linux command line, this solution is the best for you.
type the ssh password
#go to the directory who has the same name as your subdomaine
#net step git don’t forget the point .
git clone https://github.com/redmatrix/hubzilla.git .
mkdir -p “store/[data]/smarty3”
chmod -R 777 store
util/add_addon_repo https://github.com/redmatrix/hubzilla-addons.git hzaddons
The hardest part is done
Then go with a browser at the url of your site
First screen is to check if all prerequisit is ok on Dreamhost all is fine
Second screen : enter your mysql host, mysql user, password of the user and name of the database
third screen : email of the admin and the time zone
congratulation you installed your hubzilla successfuly
the last part is to create a cron task. With Dreamhost it is easy. go to your admin panel at dreamhost. Menu Goodies > cronjob
cd /home/username/hubzillasubdomain; /usr/local/php54/bin/php include/poller.php
on the cron job
Your server is ready. Use your administration email first. With this account you will be allowed to administrate your hubzilla