How to Install WordPress in Your Windows Computer using WAMP

May 15, 2013

wamplocalIf you’re new or you want to develop themes and plugins for WordPress or just test your theme without going live, do you know that you can run WordPress in your Windows computer without having to connect to an online server?

What’s great about running WordPress in your computer is that every changes you make in the site won’t go live until you upload it to your server. So, you can do almost anything you like, break it, make it an even better site, or test plugins without your users having to deal with the outcome.

We will use WAMP to make WordPress fully functional offline. WAMP is an Apache Web Server, PHP, and MySQL bundled for Windows computers. Once installed, you can setup your own local server.

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