How to Install XAMPP and WordPress Locally on PC/Windows 

En este artículo nos enseñan cómo instalar un servidor local con XAMP en PCs con Windows.Setting up XAMPP on your Windows machine is by far no easy feat, let me tell you! But once it’s installed, it’s a breeze to run and will save you a bunch of time if you need to run WordPress locally. In fact, you’ll forget it’s even there. Having a localhost environment is an essential part of my WordPress workflow – I couldn’t do my day job without it. I regularly set up new installs of WordPress to test and play with new versions of themes and plugins, and I have multiple Multisite installs set up, too.

Origen: How to Install XAMPP and WordPress Locally on PC/Windows – WPMU DEV – How WordPress Curso Avanzado de WordPress