How to Install WordPress: The Application
read more
Categories

How to Install WordPress: The Application


In this introductory series for how to achieve some tasks in WordPress, we’ve talked about themes and plugins and how to install our web server. The one thing we haven’t covered, though, is how to install WordPress.

In this tutorial, I’m going to walk through the process of downloading a copy of the WordPress source code and how to set it up on your local machine. If you haven’t read any of the other articles in this series, that’s okay; however, you do need to read the article on How To Install WordPress: The Server Software. This particular tutorial will provide you with everything you need to know to get the necessary software set up so that you can install WordPress.

Once done, you’ll be ready to proceed with this tutorial.

Prerequisites

Before proceeding with this tutorial, it’s important that you’ve caught up with the previous article in the series. If not, go ahead and check it out.