Today, I'll be showing you how you can install WordPress, Locally on your computer.

How To Install Wordpress On Computer
How To Install Wordpress On Computer

Why would you want to Install WordPress locally? 

Normally, if want to builda wordpress site, you would need to buy domain and hosting, and then launch your live website But if you don't want to launch a website yet, and just want to try and test wordpress, you can do that Okay! So, when you install wordpress locally all your website's files will be stored on your computer, and this means only you will be able to access your website Now, this is a great way for you to learn making your website for free of cost And, once you've build your wordpresssite locally, you can then move it to a live website I'll show you, how you can do that at the later.

Let's installwordpress locally! Okay! It is going to betotally free and we're going to do it in just 2 simple steps! First, we're going to download a software called 'bitnami wordpress' Now, this is the software which is going to allow us to run wordpress on our computer So to download it, let's go to our browser And, then search for 'bitnami wordpress' and press enter Now, click the first link And then download bitnami, by clicking here And clicking this link Okay! So the bitnami software is downloaded.

Now, let's go to step 2, which isto install this software So let's open thefile we've downloaded And, click 'Ok' Now keep clicking 'next' till you reach this page Okay! So this is the page,where we need to enter the login details of ourlocal wordpress site So enter your name email address and then the username and the password for wordpress make sure you remember these details as you'll be needing this to login into your local wordpress site Once you're done, keep clicking next And wordpress will be installed Now let's click finish! And it will take you to this page So, wordpress is now installed on our computer.

Now to access your site, you just have to click 'access wordpress' So let's click that And as you can see, our wordpress site is now running on our PC! Okay! You can access yoursite anytime by going to "localhost/wordpress"on your browser Now if you want to log into wordpress, you just add "/login" And, it will take you to the login page of wordpress You can now log in, by entering the details that you gave during the installation So, once you've logged in, you can start building your website So this is how you can Install wordpress locally on your PC and start building your website Once you've completed building your website you can then move it to a live website.

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