Installing WordPress on your computer gives you a perfect testing ground for experimentation, theme development, plugin testing, and website development. This course is designed for developers and users who want to install and configure WordPress locally on a Mac with MAMP, the open-source server/database/scripting language combo that sets the stage for more serious WordPress development. Author Morten Rand-Hendriksen covers the configuration options and usage scenarios to get you started in WordPress quickly. Plus (new for 2015!) learn how to set up your WordPress development environment in just a few clicks with MAMP PRO, the professional, commercial version of the framework.
What is MAMP?
Downloading MAMP and WordPress
Installing MAMP and WordPress
Running WordPress under MAMP
Setting up additional WordPress sites
Setting up WordPress with MAMP PRO Extras