Using Drush you can really simplify the process of installing a brand new Drupal site using a couple of commands in your CLI/Terminal. Follow the instructions below to get started. 1. Firstly, create a Database for your New Drupal Installation and note the login credentials. 2. Open your terminal and change directory 'CD" to your Web Directory and enter the commands below: The Web Directory/Document Root will depend on the OS you are using: Linux/Ubuntu: Linux: var/www/html/ Windows (XAMPP/WAMPP): C:\xampp\htdocs or C:\wamp\htdocs 7.x: here 'x' is the version number. Right now it's 7.35 so i enter drupal-7.35.