1. log in to your DirectAdmin Account.
2. In the Account Manager section, click on the MySQL Management Icon or type MySQL Management in the navigation filter box and then the option will appear. Click on it.
3. In the top right-hand side, click on the Create New Database button.
4. Fill the database name in the text field and then enter the password in the Database Password field or click on the Generate password icon and then on Create Database.
Your database will be created and you can copy its details such as database user/password and database name.