In this tutorial I’m going to show you how to create a local test environment so that you can use applications like WordPress, phpBB3, MediaWiki etc, to build and design your own websites.
Using a local test environment will allow you to make as many websites as you like and experiment to your hearts content! I’m using the term “local test environment”, by this I mean that the websites will be on your computer and not on the internet. This also means that unfortunately next to nobody will get to see the results of your hard work!! (more…)