How to install WordPress on your local computer using WampServer
What is WordPress?
Many people are aware of what WordPress is, but those are not aware of WordPress, I will provide a bit of info about it. WordPress is an open source free to download CMS 9Content Management system). WordPress is written in php language. You can install WordPress and start your own blog very easily. It is very easy to use and can be understood in very easy manner. There are lots of support forums available on internet if you need any help over WordPress. You can also ask us if you face any difficulty. You can get more info from the official website of WordPress.
Now that you know what WordPress is, let me start with the topic. After installing WordPress you can modify or say organize it in your way. There are themes available (free/paid) according to your requirement. But that is a different story, getting on to the topic here I will show you how you can install WordPress on your local computer using WampServer, so that you can test your website before going live. Just follow the simple steps given below.
How To Install WordPress on your Local Computer/PC using WampServer
Step 1: Install WampServer. The very first step will be to install WampSever on your computer.
Step 2: Set Password in WampServer. Set password in to WampServer to access phpMyAdmin.
Step 3: Create Database. Create Database in WampServer with Database UserName and Database Name.
- Download WordPress from here
- After download extract all the files on desktop.
- Copy all the files from the folder you extracted to “C:\wamp\www”. Delete the files which are already there.
- Now find the file wp-config-sample.php and rename it to wp-config.php and open the file to edit.
So we have successfully learned “How to install WordPress on your local Computer using WampServer”. I hope the tutorial was helpful and easy to understant. If you face any problem while installation or need any other help then feel free to ask for help in the comment box below.