How to download and install WordPress on the local computer.



In this article, you will learn that how you can download and install WordPress on your local computer.
Go to your browser and type wordpress.org
Click to download WordPress.
After finishing download go to the folder and extract all WordPress. Now you have the folder of WordPress. Copy the folder,  go to XAMPP or wamp folder. In the XAMPP you’ll find htdocs folder and paste WordPress here.
  • Our next step is open a new tab and write localhost.


  • This screen is simply outputting the list of existing folders in the localhost directory. So we are going to work with WordPress so click the WordPress folder. The next step is to create a WordPress config file.
  • Go ahead and click “Create a Configuration file“.


  • Now Click “Let’s go
  • This screen is going to make the connection with database and WordPress.
  • Write the name of the database which you want to communicate with WordPress.
  • Database username should be “root“. For the password field leave it as it is.
  • Database Host will be the same “localhost”.
  • For table prefix, you can leave it as it is.
  • Now simply click “submit”.
  • If you see another screen then see the database and match again.
  • Now go ahead and click the Run the install.


  • Now simply provide a name for the website, a username, a password, and an email address.      And then click install WordPress.
  • You’ll see the screen with success. Hit the login.
  • In this screen, You must write the Username and password.
  • When you’ll see this screen you’re done and complete and also ready to go.
  • Congratulations! You have a personal local copy of WordPress that you can experience with.
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