1 – About this tutorial
In this tutorial we will see how to:
- Install Local Web Server Uwamp
- Create database in phpMyAdmin of local web server Uwamp
- Download and install the CMS WordPress on local Web server Uwamp
2 – What is WordPress CMS
WordPress is a free and open-source content management system. This software written in PHP is based on a MySQL database and is distributed by the American company Automattic. WordPress features allow it to create and manage different types of websites:
- showcase site,
- online sales site,
- application site,
- blog and portfolio.
It is distributed under the terms of the GNU GPL license.
Currently, WordPress is used by 40% of websites worldwide, its direct competitors are 3% (Joomla) and 2% (Drupal) while 41% of websites are do not use a content management system.
3 – Install Local Web Server Uwamp
To make it simple and easy for beginners, we have chosen to present this paragraph as a video tutorial:
4 – Install WordPress on local web server Uwamp
Now after installing the local web server Uwamp, we can easily install ordpress CMS on it: