Wordpress can not install plugin, asks for ftp user name and password
I purchased a unmanaged server from cinfu and configured it using this tutorial.
Everything worked fine but as soon as I tried to install the WordPress Importer plugin, I got :
To perform the requested action, WordPress needs to access your web server.Please enter your
FTP credentials to proceed. If you do not remember your credentials, you should contact your
What can be the reason for this? Any permission issue? I want to install the plugin directly, don't want to use the ftp details. Is it related to permission settings? If yes, how to change it?