Today we are going to install WordPress locally on your Mac with MAMP’
MAMP Download(Download free version) http://www.mamp.info/en/index.html
WordPress Download (Fully Free) http://wordpress.org/download/
MAMP includes phpmyadmin, PHP, Apache.
Step One: Download and Install MAMP
Step Two: Launch MAMP (Not MAMP Pro)
Step Three: Click start servers and click open start page
Now you would see your phpmyadmin username and password
By default the username is is root and password root
You don’t really do not need to change your password because no can hack your MySQL because it is local and the ports are not forwarded to your modem
Step Four: Click phpmyadmin located on the top navigation bar.
And then click databases
Now in the create database section just enter the name and click create.
Step Five: now download WordPress then extract and open WordPress folder then copy the contents in the WordPress folder and paste them to
Know you should see this message:
There doesn’t seem to be a
wp-config.phpfile. I need this before we can get started.
Need more help? We got it.
You can create a
wp-config.phpfile through a web interface, but this doesn’t work for all server setups. The safest way is to manually create the file.
There should be create a configuration file click on that
Then click lets go
Step Six: Enter your server info info
Database Name: Enter The name of the database that you created earlier in step five
Database Host: localhost
Table Prefix: wp_
Then Click Submit
Now you should get message Like this
All right, sparky! You’ve made it through this part of the installation. WordPress can now communicate with your database. If you are ready, time now to…
Click Run Install
Step Six: Now enter
- And email
Now your finished Installing:)