Installing WordPress Locally For Windows / Mac / Linux

WordPress Users or Developers will learn Proper way to install wordpress locally
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  • Lectures 20
  • Length 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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Published 12/2015 English

Course Description

In this course you will learn how to install WordPress on various platforms such as windows Linux and a mac.

This course is divided into two sections, the first section is about installing WordPress on Windows and in the second section we will cover how to install WordPress on Linux and mac.

We will not only be learning how to install WordPress we will also see how you can install themes and plugins to your locally hosted wordpress site.

We will see what problems might arise with local servers and WordPress and we will look at ways to troubleshoot them.

Lastly we will take a look at how to backup you locally installed wordpress site so you do not lose your data.

Course Topics

  • Installing WAMP and XAMPP
  • Installing WordPress
  • Installing Plugins and Themes
  • Problems and Troubleshoot
  • Backing Up WordPress
  • Restoring BackUp


What will you learn from this course ?

  • This course covers how you can install WordPress on your computer, be it Windows, Mac or Linux.
  • After taking this course you will be able to install WordPress locally on your computer.
  • You will also learn about some of the possible problems that might come with a local install of WordPress and ways to troubleshoot them.
  • You will also see how to Back-Up a local install of WordPress and how to Restore the Back-Up.
  • We will be using two of the most popular local server software to install wordpress, We will use WAMP for windows and XAMPP for windows mac and Linux


Note: I will be using Windows for the entire course but if you are using Mac or Linux you would be able to follow along just fine.

What are the requirements?

  • There are no pre-requisites for this course
  • You can take this course even if you do not know WordPress

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Install wordpress Locally on Windows, Mac and Linux using WAMP and XAMPP
  • Install themes and plugins on locally installed WordPress site
  • Back up locally installed WordPress site and Restore it

What is the target audience?

  • This couse is for beginners who want to have a local WordPress install on their computer
  • Or someone who wants to play and tryout new themes and plugins on a local wordpress install

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction
02:11

In this lecturer we will discuss the introductory stuff about the course. We will see the following

  • What you will learn from this course
  • Who is this course for
  • What you should know before taking this couse
Section 2: Installing WordPress on WAMP for windows only
02:50

Thin this lecture we will see what WAMP is and how a local install of WordPress works

06:33

In this lecture we will Download and install WAMP. We will take a brief look of the folder structure of WAMP

09:57

In this lecture we will download and install WordPress on our WAMP server

03:57

Now that we have installed WordPress successfully on WAMP, in this lecture we will install plugins for WordPress

04:13

After installing plugins this lecture we will take a look on how to install themes on WordPress

04:05

In this lecture we will discuss some of the problems that might arise with your WAMP server and your locally installed WordPress site and we will discuss how to troubleshoot them

03:20

Backing up your WordPress install is always a good idea in this lecture we will see how to do just that

02:12

Just so i can demonstrate how to restore a backed up WordPress site in this lecture i will uninstall my WAMP server on purpose

04:50

In this lecture we will see the proper way to restore a WordPress site

Section 3: Installing WordPress on XAMPP for windows, Mac, Linux
03:02

Thin this lecture we will see what XAMPP is and how a local install of WordPress works

02:59

In this lecture we will Download and install XAMPP. We will take a brief look of the folder structure of XAMPP

05:12

In this lecture we will download and install WordPress on our XAMPP server

04:16

Now that we have installed WordPress successfully on XAMPP, in this lecture we will install themes for WordPress

04:54

After installing themes this lecture we will take a look on how to install plugins on WordPress

04:05

In this lecture we will discuss some of the problems that might arise with your XAMPP server and your locally installed WordPress site and we will discuss how to troubleshoot them

03:39

Backing up your WordPress install is always a good idea in this lecture we will see how to do just that

02:53

Just so i can demonstrate how to restore a backed up WordPress site in this lecture i will uninstall my WAMP server on purpose

05:26

In this lecture we will see the proper way to restore a WordPress site

Section 4: Conclusion
Thank You
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00:22

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Instructor Biography

pointDeveloper .com, Web and Hybrid Mobile App Developer

Hi my name is Prantik Vaghela AKA pointDeveloper.

I have a bachelors and masters degree in computer science and have been a web developer for two years. I also have been creating hybrid mobile apps using phonegap and ionic for a year now.

I have published apps on to the google playstore which i have created using ionic as well as phonegap.



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