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Desktop Server

Desktop Server is a great way to develop websites on your own computer, without having to be connected to the internet. While primarily a WordPress tool, Desktop Server can be used to develop Joomla, Drupal and even static HTML websites right on your desktop.

In this class, Topher walks you through all the steps to get your own Desktop Server up and running. In the process, he gives some great tips on getting the most out of it for your own development needs.

Outline of the Desktop Server Class

  • Introduction
  • Installation
  • Creating a Site
  • Blueprint Duplicator
  • Copy, Move, Remove
  • Upgrade to the Premium Edition
  • Domain Aliases
  • Blueprint Without Using a Plugin
  • Share Site on a Local Network
  • Direct Deploy
  • Quick Deploy
  • Import from Live
  • Miscellaneous
  • Summary
  • Desktop Server Quiz

About the author

Rod holds two masters degrees and has been training people how to do "things" for over 25 years. Originally from Australia, he grew up in Canada and now resides just outside Cincinnati, Ohio.