How to get started with HostGator

HostGator.com is a hosting service. They’ll help you get your website live on the Web. Here’s how to sign up and get started: ** Note: I set up a code for my class to use: “pfnp2ga902” =  This will give you 1 month of free Hostgator hosting ** 1. Go to the hostgator.com website. Click “View WebHosting Plans” […]

How to Install A Web Server & Database on Your Laptop with MAMP

MAMP allows you to run PHP, a MySQL database, and WordPress right from your own computer without having to buy a server or hosting. After you install MAMP to your computer you’ll be able to experiment with code locally (ie. meaning that you can “sandbox” your code/database and not break anything live on the Web). MAMP […]