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Install WordPress on your Local Computer

WordPress is a free and open-source content management system. In order to install WordPress on your Computer, we need to install WAMP to setup your own local server environment. Insted of WAMP you can also use XAMPP. Install WAMP Download and install latest WAMP from WAMP Server Website. WampServer comes with phpMyAdmin. Select  phpMyAdmin from WAMP Server icon. Go to databases to  create a new database for WordPress. Provide a name for your database and click on Create button. Install WordPress Download and extract WordPress from WordPress.org. Go to C:wampwww and create a folder and name it as Mysite then paste all the files and folders under wordpress folder there. Start WAMP and start all the services by left clicking on it in the task bar. Open http://localhost/ and click on phpMyAdmin and create a database for your WordPress. Open http://localhost/Mysite and click on create a configuration file. Provide your database information such as Database name, Username, Password, database host and Database prefix. Click on Submit. On next screen click on Run setup. Here you enter the details such as site title, username, password and email. Finally press the Install WordPress button.  Once done, you will see a success message after the installation.



Advantages of WordPress over Tumblr

Compared to WordPress, Tumblr is much simple version of Blogging and website design. But the advantage of WordPress over Tumblr is it has more customization option and plugins. Advantages of WordPress over Tumblr WordPress offers more Customization and Plugins WordPress is  customizable whereas Tumblr offers limited customization option. WordPress provides huge number of plugins. And Tumblr contains no plugin to increase features or functionality. Provides more Support WordPress offers more support. WordPress is an Open Source community which has a huge developer recourse to use. Tumblr is free but it is owned by Yahoo which means that is lacks the huge developer community support. More Flexible than Tumblr WordPress is very flexible. With thousands of plugins and widgets available in the WordPress.org to extend the functionality of the websites. On Tumblr, one can share text, photos, quotes, links, audio, videos and more. WordPress is much better than Tumblr. Customers can fully control their blog’s appearances, frameworks, and content on WordPress.



WordPress Recast PHP with JavaScript and published as open source

Automattic unveils the latest version of WordPress.com with the Project Code Name : Calypso. According Matt Mullenweg (Co-Creator of open source CMS) , it has completely redesigned the administration interface service. Thus the heart of CMS is separated from graphical layer of WordPress.com and now invokes the REST API instead of PHP Layer to carry out its tasks like publishing, photo loading  and all. New Generation JavaScript Interface The Administration console has been rewritten in JavaScript and Ajax. So its simple to manage multiple website from single administrative console. Thus all the content creation and update can be managed from the same page, which promise time gain and convenience. Also Responsive interface is also designed to be displayed both on desktop, tablet and smartphone. First Hybrid app for Mac The entire code of the latest version was published by WordPress.com (Automattic) on GitHub. The App developed for Mac allows to enjoy, JavaScript Administration, Desktop related features such as notifications. The Apps for Windows and Linux platforms are under hood.