- What is WebMatrix?
- Downloading WebMatrix
- Installing WordPress with the Web Platform Installer
- Running WordPress under WebMatrix
- Publishing WordPress from WebMatrix
- Uninstalling WebMatrix
Skill Level Beginner
- Hi, I'm Morten Rand-Hendriksen and welcome to Installing and Running WordPress: WebMatrix. In this course, I'll show you how to install WordPress on your Windows computer so that you can experiment with and develop content for WordPress without relying on an external web host or an internet connection. I'll start by showing you where to get WebMatrix and how to install it on your computer. We'll look at how to work with WordPress under WebMatrix. Finally, I'll show you how to use WebMatrix as a web development application.
Having WordPress installed on your computer makes a huge difference when you want to experiment with or build content for WordPress. So let's get crackin' with Installing and Running WordPress: WebMatrix.
Q: How do I take the local version of my WordPress site and publish it on the web?
A: The course WordPress Quick Tips: Migration and Database Reset shows you how to migrate a local site to production. The method shown creates a new duplicate of the original website, but it requires detailed database work and effectively results in a hard reset of the target site. Proceed carefully.