Want to know how to install WordPress locally on Windows easy and fastest way with step by step guide then you came at the right place.
Here we have posted the amazing tutorials of installing WordPress on Wamp Server. So without wasting time lets get started.
Install WordPress Locally Wamp Server.
Download & Install WAMP
Launch WAMP Server
After installation run Wamp Server by click to Start button > All Programs > Wamp Server > start WampServer .
Open Server Page in Browser
Open your Browser and type localhost in the URL bar and hit enter. or click to Open WebStart Page on WAMP Server Software. It will open the WAMP Server start page where you will get the whole WampServer’s options.
Now as you might know that WordPress needs MySQL Database to install it. So we have to create the database through phpMyAdmin.
Open your downloaded WordPress zip file and extract it and copy the whole file, if you downloaded it or else download wordpress here.
Copy WordPress on WAMP Folder
Go to the WAMP Server folder Local Disk C > wamp > www and create folder and give the name whatever you want for eg. mywp and paste the copied wordpress file in it.
Open WordPress Folder in Browser
Open your browser and type localhost/folder-name/ and hit enter.
Note: In the place of “folder-name” type your folder name what you have given. for eg. my folder name is mywp then I have to type like this localhost/mywp/ .
After entering the folder name you will get the language selection screen, Here you have to select language in which language you want your WordPress settings and control. After select click to Continue button then click to Let’s go button.
Enter Database Details
Now you will get the following screen. It is the main screen which do configure your WordPress database.
WordPress Database Connection Details Entering.
Database Name : Type your Database name which in name you have created before in phpMyAdmin panel.
User Name: In this field you just have to type root .
Password: In this password field you have to delete password text which is comes by default and leave it blank.
Now click to Submit button.
Enter Website Information
Now click to Run Install button. after that you will get the following screen.
Now type here some information as like I did it on the following screen.
Type wordpress installation site information.
Site Title : Type your site title what you want to give it. For eg. IplusT | Information Technology what I did write it.
Username: Type here username what you want. I typed admin over there but when I do install wordpress on online server, I do give it different to secure my login. ( for eg. hunk1k4 ).
Password: Give whatever password you want for login.
Your E-Mail: Type here your any email id. Click to Install WordPress button.
Login to WordPress Dashboard
Now it will show you success screen that is giving you message that your WordPress has been installed. Just click to Login button and and type the username and password what you did give it. for eg. my username: admin and password: admin.
Its done! you learned how to install WordPress in wamp.
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