WordPress is a really great platform for blogging, and if you are one of them who try to new things on your WordPress blog, it’s always a good idea to get a local installation of WordPress on your system. You can use it to try new WordPress plugin, making changes in your theme and many more task.
To run WordPress locally need to download & install Xampp on your computer then you can run your WordPress application install and run on your computer.
If you planned to work on WordPress for blogging then it’s really great, to start set up WordPress locally you need to download the latest version of WordPress from the official site.
Screenshot 1: Enter into PhpMyadmin using Database credential.
Screenshot 2: Click on a database to create database name.
Screenshot 3: Fill all site-related information
Screenshot 4: Fill all admin related information
Screenshot 5: Successfully installed.
Notes: Run your site to browser as localhost/sitename
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Congratulation You have successfully installed WordPress on Localhost.