If you want to create a blog to learn or want to have a free blog can create a blog on a free service like blogger or create a blog on WordPress.com. Both are free from both domain and hosting, but of course something free will never give full access and still many limitations, By using free WordPress in WordPress.com You can not be more in depth in learning WordPress, either from the use of WordPress themes, Wordpress plugins and WordPress SEO optimization itself.
By installing WordPress
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HOW TO INSTALL WORDPRESS IN PC LOCALHOST
To get started you need 2 software that must be installed on your computer
1. INSTALL XAMPP
XAMPP is a web server software that can run PHP and MySQL code. And since WordPress runs using PHP and MySQL then we can use XAMPP as a local server to run WordPress.
Please visit the official Apache Friends website and download the latest version of XAMPP, you will see XAMPP can be used on Windows, Mac OS and Linux. Because in Indonesia most are Windows
2. CREATE DATABASE
The second step is to create a database for your WordPress. Please open your web browser and type in http: //
3. INSTALL WORDPRESS
The third step is to install WordPress, please download it on the official WordPress.org site. After
Now you need to open your web browser and type the following URL in the address bar http: // localhost /
WordPress is available in many languages. You can choose the language you want. Here I choose English (United States) and click "Continue".
Next will open a page informing you that you need some information such as database name, username, password and hostname on the next page. This is required to connect the database to your WordPress installation. And click the "Let's Go" button
Database Name with
Username - root. The default username is root unless you have changed it.
Password - leave blank.
Database Host -
Table Prefix - wp_
After you enter the above details, please click "Submit".
Once you're done, click on "Install WordPress". After the page appears that says "Success", now you can login to access the Dashboard. Enter your username and password and click Login. This will take you to the WordPress Dashboard.
And here is an admin area view or WordPress Dashboard.
And now you have successfully installed WordPress on your local computer. And that's the complete tutorial guide to install WordPress on PC Localhost or Offline. Please follow the steps above and hopefully this article useful for you. Happy learning
Do not forget if you are already proficient in using WordPress to immediately try online by buying hosting
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