Hi friends, this tutorial is for the beginners those who have plans to start development in the WordPress framework. So, in this tutorial, I will show you how to install WordPress in WampServer in a Windows operating system environment.
Install WordPress in WampServer
Install WordPress in WampServer is very easy and simple. Just follow the steps below —
Step 1: Download the WordPress framework
Download the latest version of the WordPress Framework from the following link if you not yet downloaded.
2 : Extract zip file
Extract the zip file inside the wamp/www/ folder. By default the extracted folder name is
Step 3: Create database
Open PhpMyAdmin in the browser by entering the following URL — http://localhost/phpmyadmin. Next, create a database and name it mtb_wordpress. By default, in PhpMyAdmin there is a root user and its password is null or blank.
Step 4: Begin the WordPress installation
Now, it is time to start the actual installation of the WordPress framework in WampServer. Open http://localhost/mtb-wordpress in the browser and press enter. Remember
Step 5: Gather database connection details
Next, you will prompt to a new page where you have been informed to know the database name, database username, and password, hostname, and database table prefix before you start installing WordPress. Apart from hostname and table prefix, all other information is already you have in Step 3. Now press Let’s go! button.
Step 6: Enter database connection details
In the next page, you have to enter the database connection details. Leave password blank if your database user doesn’t have any password. Database host is localhost and writes wp_ or whatever you want as table prefix. Press the
If you correctly entered database connection details then you will see the following page below. Now press the Run the installation button.
Step 7: Enter additional information
In the next and last page you have to enter some additiona information like your site title, Admin username and password, your email. After filling the form press Install WordPress button.
If everything goes perfect then WordPress will show the success message like below. That’s all.
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