How to install wordpress on localhost xampp

Install WordPress on localhost xampp step by step process. Learn how to install WordPress on localhost xampp within few steps.


WordPress


WordPress is a big CMS platform having billions of users. Yes, Wordpress becomes a favorite platform for many writers and home-based workers.



    Why install WordPress on the localhost?


    Answer: The main reason to install WordPress on the localhost is to design own theme as well as save some time to design and customize and make your Wordpress site ready.



    Setup WordPress On Localhost


    Wordpress setup is not harder than you think. Here I will show you how can you install Wordpress in localhost in only 2 steps.

    1. Download and Install Xampp.
    2. Download Wordpress and setup.

    Video Tutorial



    Step1: Download and Install Xampp


    A.Download Xampp from the given link below.

    Download Link: Click me to download xampp



    B. Double-Click xampp and install it on your computer.



    C. Click "Next" to go to the next step.




    D. Hit "Next" to move forward.



    E. Click on "Next".



     F. Click on "Next" to continue.



     G. Click on "Next" to continue.



    H. Click on "Next" to continue.



    I. Click on "Next" to continue.



    J. Click on "Finish" to finish the installation.




    K.Now Start "Apache" and "MySQL".





    Step2: Download and setup Wordpress on localhost


    A.Download Wordpress from Wordpress.org


    Download Link: Click Me to Download

    B.Go to My PC >Local Disk C >xampp>htdocs and create a new folder named "Tests".




    C.Copy Wordpress file to My PC >Local Disk C >xampp>htdocs>Tests.





    D. Extract Wordpress file with Winrar and copy all files and paste them to the "Tests" folder.









    E. Now open browser and type "localhost/phpmyadmin".




    F. Then click on "databases" and Type "Tests" and Create databases.




    G. After creating databases go to browser and type "localhost/Tests/wp-admin" and Select your language and hit "Continue".





    H. Click on "Let's Go".




    I. Change Database Name to "Tests" and Username to "root" and password to " " [leave empty] and click "Submit".




    J. Click on "Run the installation".



    K. Give your Website name and Gmail address then click on "Install WordPress" .



    L. Click "Login".



    M. Login Using your Username and Password.




    Done.WordPress installed on localhost xampp successfully.






    Conclusion


    Many developer wants to design WordPress offline so it is useful for it.As well as you learn today how to install WordPress on localhost xampp in two steps. I hope you liked my post.

    2 Comments

    1. Hi
      I read your full article its good and informative but i think installation of Wordpress on localhost is much easier in Laragon. Long time back i wrote a blog on Codehaveli about Laragon. Give it a read https://www.codehaveli.com/blog/best-alternative-of-xamp-wamp-for-windows/

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