Creating New Folder
Moving or copying wordpress website to a new location,you need to create a whole new directory.You can always do this by using the File Manager tool in you cpanel or you can just use the FTP client.
Creating Copy of Files
When the destination folder is created,you now need to copy the website files in it.You can do this via the FTP or the File Manager tool in the cpanel.You have to copy all the files from the wordpress folder to the new destination folder that you created before.Always make sure that you also copied the .htaccess file which will be hidden in the public_html directory.Copy this file to the new directory as well.To see the hidden files,make sure to click Show Hidden Files checkbox while you click on the File Manager tool and a pop-up comes.
Creating Copy of Database
You need to export the database of your wordpress website.If you do not know what is the name of your database,then look into the wp-config.php file which you will find on the wordpress websites folder.If you like to know how to backup and restore database read this article.
Reconfiguring WordPress to make it work with the new URL
Now you need to reconfigure the wordpress application so that it can work from the new folder with the new database.Open the wp-config.php file and locate the following codes lines there: