Hi, in this post Im going to show you how to install WordPress and setup a database locally.
Basically we are going to create a blog.
1.- Download the MAMP
2.- Install the downloaded MAMP application in your laptop:
3.- Nice then click to “Start” in other to star the server:
4.- Then Click on “WebStart” to start the server services and a browser window will be open automatically in my case the browser URL is:
5.- Now in our case we need to create a Database to save all our WordPress blog content and configuration, so let’s use MySQL
6.- Click on phpMyAdmin link and you will see how automatically another window browser will be open, in my case the path is
7.- Then let’s create our Database
8.- Nice, set a table name like this:
9.- Once we created the Database this will be showed in the left side menu:
Nice, good job! let’s check the next post where we are going to continue with the second part “Installing WordPress”
By Cristina Rojas.