Several users host WordPress on a local computer for either web development, client demos, or simply because they want to convert their dynamic WordPress website to a static website.
Although, the most common technique of launching a website is to buy a web hosting plan from a hosting service provider and operate a live server. They might not be ideal for live development projects and require extra efforts for server maintenance and cost upfront when compared with local WordPress Hosting.
We maintain a list of Best Software Stacks for local WordPress Hosting where we list pros and cons of individual software stack. However, we also have detailed article about Installing WordPress on Virtual Machine which is ideal stack for local WordPress hosting for non-techie users.
Hi, I am Faisal. I am working in the field of Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and Data Sciences since 2002. I love to hack workflows to make life easy for people around me and myself. This blog contains my random thoughts and notes on Digital Marketing, Affiliate Marketing, Static WordPress Hosting with Netlify and CloudFlare Pages, Python, Data Science and open-source projects.