Friday, 18 August 2017

Wordpress Download

wordpress download
Keep in mind that Wordpress official website, there are 2 types, namely and These two sites are part of wordpress itself. The first site: is a wordpress CMS site. This is where we will download wordpress application, which is a portal for wordpress. Inside there are documentation, themes, plug-in, and forums about wordpress. This is a must site if you want to learn in depth about wordpress. We'll discuss how to use this site in a few moments.

The second site: is a website to create a free online website with wordpress. If you ever use, the same is also available for wordpress. In this site you can create a wordpress website with the address: This site is managed by automatic, the company which is also behind the wordpress CMS. You can register, and directly use wordpress.
But by using you have many restrictions so we cannot use wordpress optimally, unless upgraded in the premium version

So which sites do we use?
In this tutorial I will run wordpress locally (offline) on my own computer, not through But I also suggest you to register at to see the difference of existing features.

How to Download WordPress
If you access wordpress on a local computer, then you need to use two applications, is wordpress files, and web application + PHP + MySQL server like XAMPP. For how to use XAMPP, I will discuss in the next tutorial.

WordPress files can be downloaded at On this home page there are 2 pieces of download button, namely at the top right, and the middle of the website. Please click one of them. In this example, I will use the button: Download WordPress 4.8. Please click this button, and you will be taken to the page:
How to Download WordPress - Start Page of wordpress
The next step, on the download page, please click the Download WordPress 4.1 button on the right side of the page. The web browser will then download the file. Save this file on your computer. Wordpress size 4.8 is about 8.5 MB.
How to Download WordPress - Start the download process
WordPress is one of the most frequently updated CMS to add new features or close any bugs or bugs. So most likely when you read this tutorial, the wordpress version used is no longer version 4.8. Basically a guide how to use wordpress will remain the same (maybe with the addition of some features).
As an alternative, if wordpress holds a great update, I provide a link to download wordpress version 4.8 that I will use in all wordpress tutorials.
How to Download WordPress - WordPress files
This file is a collection of hundreds of PHP pages in zip form. To be able to use it, we must put this file into a web server that supports PHP and MySQL. If you use web hosting, this application is immediately available. However, because we want to run it on the local computer offline, we need a special application like XAMPP or WAMP.

In this tutorial learning tutorial we have finished saving wordpress file 4.8. In the next wordpress tutorial, we will learn how to install XAMPP application to prepare wordpress installation process.
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Hopefully this tutorial can be useful,
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