Thursday, 12 January 2012

Installing WordPress - Lucid Nerd Tutorial

How to install Wordpress on Windows or Mac OSX. In this Lucid Nerd tutorial I will cover how to download and install Wordpress on your computer in WAMP ( Windows, Apache, MySQL and PHP ) or MAMP( Mac, Apache, MySQL and PHP ) for local web development. I will show you how to make a database to hold Wordpress and how to correctly edit the WordPress wp-config file so your installation of Wordpress will run smoothly. If you do not have an AMP Stack (Apache, MySQL and PHP) installed on your computer you can use one of the links below for a tutorial on how to install WAMP for Windows users or MAMP for Mac users.