Here is my second take on running WordPress and WordPress Multisite locally on my Mac (first is here). I just discovered Pow; “Pow is a zero-config Rack server for Mac OS X. Have it serving your apps locally in under a minute”, and my first thought was “can I run WordPress on Pow?”. Well, here’s how I did it (I’ll also show you how to install MySQL, PHP 5.4 and Ruby 1.93 on Mac OS X Mountain Lion):
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Want to run WordPress on OSX? I’ve wanted to do it for a long time and finally got a round to do it.
Multisite: See notes below if you plan to run a Network of WordPress (aka multisite) on your Mac.
New: Here’s an alternative, take a look at WordPress on Pow (includes a “how-to add MySQL, PHP5.4.9 and Ruby 1.9.3“)