How to Install WordPress Locally on your PC (and practice making your website)

By | January 15, 2020

Hi Guys, I’m Subhang from Today, I’ll be showing you how you can install WordPress, Locally on your computer Now, Why would you want to Install WordPress locally? Normally, if want to build
a wordpress site, you would need to buy domain and
hosting, and then launch your live website But if you don’t want to
launch a website yet, and just want to try and test wordpress, you can do that by watching
this video Okay! So, when you install
wordpress locally all your website’s files will be
stored on your computer, and this means only you will be able to access your website Now, this is a great way for you to
learn making your website for free of cost And, once you’ve build your wordpress
site locally, you can then move it to a live website I’ll show you, how you can
do that at the later part of this video So keep watching And now, let’s install
wordpress locally! Okay! It is going to be
totally free and we’re going to do
it in just 2 simple steps! First, we’re going to download a software called ‘bitnami wordpress’ Now, this is the software which
is going to allow us to run wordpress on our computer So to download it, let’s go to our browser And, then search for
‘bitnami wordpress’ and press enter Now, click the first link And then download
bitnami, by clicking here And clicking this link Okay! So the bitnami
software is downloaded! Now, let’s go to step 2, which is
to install this software So let’s open the
file we’ve downloaded And, click ‘Ok’ Now keep clicking ‘next’ till you reach this page Okay! So this is the page,
where we need to enter the login details of our
local wordpress site So enter your name email address and then the username and the password for wordpress make sure you remember these
details as you’ll be needing this to login into your local
wordpress site Once you’re done, keep clicking next And wordpress
will be installed Now let’s click finish! And it will take
you to this page So, wordpress is now
installed on our computer Now to access your site, you
just have to click ‘access wordpress’ So let’s click that And as you can see, our
wordpress site is now running on our PC! Okay! You can access your
site anytime by going to “localhost/wordpress”
on your browser Now if you want to login
to wordpress, you just add “/login” And, it will take you to the
login page of wordpress You can now login, by
entering the details that you gave during
the installation So, once you’ve logged in, you can
start building your website So this is how you can Install wordpress locally on your PC and start building your website Once you’ve completed
building your website you can then move it to a live website, by watching this
video, here! We show you how you can
move from local host to web host So that’s it! Guys If you liked this video,
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100 thoughts on “How to Install WordPress Locally on your PC (and practice making your website)

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  2. George Keith Post author

    Thank you for the great tutorials. Please advise, what if one wants to have several localhost projects?? Is it possible to work on different projects on different localhost tabs??

  3. Walter Gonzalez Post author

    Thank you for show me how to install this software in two steps in my PC.

  4. StuX Post author

    cant you just use xampp for hosting or one needs internet. cuz during installation i had xampp running and it requested for sql ports??

  5. Daddy's Days Post author

    it's not giving me to install my early 2010 iMac. any suggestions please.

  6. Hakan Menderes Post author

    I've a question my friend. Already have a theme, host and a domain. But. I want to edit my site locally (on localhost) but ı cant login on wp-admin page. So, i want to edit my site on my compute.

  7. anitha boosari Post author

    its not opening setup .sayong not supported in ur pc

  8. Marko Perić Post author

    Hey thanks. But can i install theme builder like thrive themes on a local wordpress?

  9. StraightMatcha Post author

    Bruhhh thanks… I just wanted to try it out all this time xD couldnt find a different way till i came across this

  10. Abdul Samad Post author

    Hello Mishra. I had an error in installation. It said 'Failed to install apacheWordpress'. I clicked on Ok and it finished installing. However, wordpress is not opening on localhost now. Please help.

  11. Sandeep Ohri Post author

    Thank you! Excellently done! Simple steps outlined very well with a perfect installation in the first shot!

  12. Carl Accardo Post author

    I get an error message "cannot map MAC address" and can't seem to find the answer on the bitnami site.

  13. Azureen Azeran Post author

    you are simply the best tutorials youtuber ever. One day i am gonna make a donation to your company. Cheers!

  14. bigjoepro75 Post author

    I followed these steps but only get the option at the end to "Launch Bitnami WordPress in cloud". I only want a local version. How can I download for local stack only?

  15. CowGames Post author

    I have been trying it for two days with some lame tutorials on google. Then I found your video, 5 mins later; all done. You, sir, helped me out A LOT!

  16. ADii Creation Post author

    Sir how can i fixed this problem?
    This error is showing.
    error running c :/ bitnami wordpress php php child killed unknown signal

  17. Neha verma Post author

    Genesis framework kase purchase Karen please koi help Kare

  18. Nandini Agarwal Post author

    Best video I found so far ..simple and easy to understand for a novice .. thanks buddy

  19. Man of Spirit Post author

    This video is highly underrated. This guy saved me so much frustration and time that the popular '5 minute install on your local server' couldn't even do. Straight and to the point.

  20. Edison Mutematemi Post author

    Thank you, very helpful – but now I want to create different databases for different websites in Bitnami, how do I do it?

  21. Robin govil Post author

    Hi, can you please help me as i cannot find this particular link on
    I think they have mae certain changes on their site since then can you help with a fresh tutoril.

  22. kAwAiI lAy Post author

    Thank you! finally an easy way to download WordPress for us beginners

  23. Steve P Post author

    Hi, Is it works if I download on iPad to build website in locally? Thanks

  24. Laxman Poudel Post author

    I want to be a professional web builder
    I wanted to learn to design website in WordPress but it costs.
    But you made it free.
    My email:[email protected]

  25. Taylor Mixon Post author

    Wow! I went through a lot more than this in the past. Bitnami is a really cool all-in-one! Sweet and simple. Thank you!

  26. Cavalry Marketing Post author

    Great Video! You saved me much time! Thank you!

  27. blackwood Post author

    I greatly appreciate this video! I am new to coding/web development and I need my website built fast ( want to learn myself). I want to play around with wordpress to see if it is a fit for me and this is perfect!

  28. Barry Ovb Post author

    If I install WordPress offline, will I be able to work on my website offline and then update it anytime from my computer??

  29. sameer jawaid Post author

    Bro yr error arha hai download honay yeh WordPress install honay mai plz guide krdain..akhair mai unknown coonection has been killed likha hwa arha hai

  30. Ant Brad Post author

    Hi, I created a WP Site locally but but I cannot import my website onto it because I run out of HD space… Is it possible to create a WP local site on a usb flash drive?

  31. Rishabh Yadav Post author

    Bro i have done it but i am not able to open it again please fix it

  32. Samuel Raj Post author

    If i create a quiz, it will consider as one post or not? Please create one video about online test website

  33. lou to you Post author

    Does anyone know how to load a wp website (that I purchased and have the files) to my local server (my own computer)?

  34. Samir Nayakawadi Post author

    Guys… You all are just Awesome. Just build videos in each & every categories of internet. Development of Website, Building Apps…. And everything. You are King Maker. Love to your creativity.

  35. Abdulaziz ahmed Post author

    please make video on how to use WP for multiple sites in local host .

  36. Ravinder Nath Post author

    How to switch theme i am now use Jupiter x theme but I want to install Porto theme how to save website data like user data, product sale data, category, and all products

  37. Bujar Selimi Post author

    Hello! Do you have any video, when i have my website on Bitnami in local redy, how to transfer on my domain live on internet?

  38. Jim Jansen Post author

    Holy shit dude thank you! Straight to the point and no nonsense. This is how it should be done!

  39. zaid qureshi Post author

    Great work man superb ….you are awesome……😘😘😍♥️💯💯💯

  40. Francis Lobo Post author

    Thank you for this guys! Such valuable content. Keep rocking!!

  41. Aamir Ali Post author

    Really wonderful job in just 3 minutes and 30 seconds.. Point to Point

  42. Afsal CK Post author

    I have made a wordpress website locally… is unresponsive why?

  43. Ankit Gautam Post author

    Karkete jaisa tu waise teri advice.. 3 minute khraab ker diye..

  44. Stratos Lontzetidis Post author

    hey i want to ask something,i want to add to my site a reservation set that u can pick ur seats like cinema's reservation,does anyone know if there is a plugin in wordpress to allow me add this feature to my site?

  45. PANNAMASTER Post author

    A Simple, Efficient, and well explained tutorial. Thank you, sir!

  46. TheRomanCheezit Post author

    Wow, this is by far one of the best videos I have ever seen on the subject. Its simple and super easy, even for someone without a programming background!

  47. Viktor Halla Post author

    I'm working on win7. I try to install it, like on video, and wordpress website not show up. Secound try I turn off my firewall and windows defender. Resoult was the same. NOT WORKING!

  48. eroentjuh Post author


    I would like to purchase a theme for my website. Currently, i'm building offline (with Bitnami) and i'm curious if the theme will export as well?

    Hopefully, you don't need to buy a new license for the online version of your website.

  49. shubham pagar Post author

    installation process kiya but 'access wordpress' nahi aa raha please help

  50. Bboy RawR Post author

    can any one solve my issue im getting so many errors while instaliing bitnami software like what should i do?

  51. Mackstube Post author

    Hi Subhang, Thank you for this video. I have found this very helpful. I would like to ask you a couple of questions if I may.
    1/ Can you develop more than one website locally at the same time?
    2/ If I already have a Domain Name, what process would you suggest to install WordPress on that site? I looked at your video on Moving WordPress from Local Server to Live Website, and learnt a lot from that.
    I certainly would appreciate any help you could give and hopefully many others will as well.

  52. James M Post author

    Hello!, there's any noticeable difference bteween bitnami and lets say wamp?

  53. Shaana Mohamed Ali Post author

    i cant install wordpress. when i open the link downloading the virtual then i get a ova file.. when i select computer and download i get a exe file and i got extra steps like select port ssl etc.. after that i completed the installation but i dont how to open it. plz help me

  54. Mackstube Post author

    I did some work on my website last night and closed the computer as normal. Today I can't access my local website? Can anyone please help me as to how to access the website. Thanks for any help.

  55. lafont bernard Post author

    guy thanks much .. i want to know if i wanna make more website how can i do? because i got only one space to create website with bitnami i need to create more how can i proceed?


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