Running WordPress under MAMP


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Running WordPress under MAMP

If you've followed all the steps so far, you should now have a fully functional WordPress site running on your Mac. To make it work all you have to do is to boot up MAMP and start the servers and then go to your browser to visit the site. So I am going to start MAMP, click start servers, and then I can either change the URL here, or I can type in localhost:8888 to get to WordPress.

Here you see WordPress running and everything seems to be working fine. This is the default installation of WordPress running the Twenty Twelve theme. What you're seeing is the front end of WordPress. If you want to go to the back end of WordPress you go to your address bar, type in /WP-admin. This takes you to the login window for WordPress and from here you put in that username and password you set up when you started configuring WordPress.

Check Remember Me so you don't have to do this every time you access this WordPress installation that runs on your own computer and click login. Now you go to WordPress ...

Running WordPress under MAMP
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Running WordPress under MAMP provides you with in-depth training on Developer. Taught by Morten Rand-Hendriksen as part of the Installing and Running WordPress: MAMP (2013)

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Developer Web
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