The first step to web development is to set up your own web development environment that will enable you to handle your web development project with ease.
Setting up a web development environment is a step that every website developers should take and this will help you to work on your project with less technical issues.
In this post, we are going to take a step on how you can create your own website development environment which you can use to work on HTML, PHP and WordPress Project.
How To Set A Web Development Environment In Windows.
1. Download and Install XAMPP.
According to Wikipedia,
XAMPP is a free and open-source cross-platform web server solution stack package developed by Apache Friends, consisting mainly of the Apache HTTP Server, MariaDB database, and interpreters for scripts written in the PHP and Perl programming languages.-XAMPP (Wikipedia)
So our first step is to go and visit https://www.apachefriends.org/download.html and download XAMPP.
After you must have downloaded XAMPP then you can now run and install XAMPP on your system.
2. Start XAMPP
Then after you have installed XAMPP, you can now run XAMPP and Start the Apache and MySQL.
Our next post will be on how you can install WordPress on XAMPP.